OHS

Issues such as compliance, safety in the curriculum and workplace bullying.

Accident and Incident Register

The Victorian Registration and Qualifications Authority (VRQA) has established minimum standards in relation to Accident and Incident Registers.

Asbestos

Issues such as buildings and grounds, and essential services maintenance.

Contractor Management

Guidelines for managing contractors and visitors.

Dangerous Goods

Legislative requirements for schools storing and handling dangerous goods.

Emergency Management Planning

Guidelines for developing and implementing a plan.

Employer Obligations

Legislative requirements for schools to provide a safe and healthy workplace for staff and contractors.

Food Safety

Requirements under the Food Act 1984 (Vic).

Hazardous Substances

Regulations for schools to ensure the health and safety of people in the workplace who are exposed to chemicals or hazardous substances and to ensure they are stored and handled appropriately.

Incident Notification

Legislative requirements for dealing with serious workplace incidents.

Manual Handling

Issues such as compliance, safety in the curriculum and workplace bullying.

Noise

Information and requirements under the Occupational Health and Safety (Noise) Regulations 2004 (Vic) to reduce and prevent exposure to excessive noise for all employees.

Plant and Machinery

The protection of people against the risks that plant and systems of work can pose are legislated.

Prevention of Falls

Schools are legislated to prevent incidents of falls of more than 2 metres and to prevent or reduce injury from such falls.

Risk Management Process

Information and support material to assist schools to develop risk management processes.

Sun Protection

Information and resources to assist schools meeting their duty of care obligations under the Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004 (Vic) in relation to Sun Protection.

Testing and Tagging

Requirements for electrical equipment.

Workplace Discrimination, Harassment and Bullying

Employer obligations under a variety of Acts.