Work Health and Safety

Students

The University is committed to ensuring the health and safety of its students when undertaking study, research or other work at a University campus or facility or undertaking approved field work activities.

Safety Information

Useful guides including emergency phone numbers for all campuses are available to download

Student Health and Wellbeing

Supporting and Managing Higher Degree Candidates Mental Health

Current Student Counselling

Work Health and Safety (WHS) Training Online

All students should complete the MyLO Work Health and Safety - Induction and Training module.

Also available, is a specific course located within this module for Post Graduate XGR501 students.

Online Incident Notification System

Please use your University username account and password to login. If you have difficulties logging in, phone 1818.

Privacy Statement:
When notifying via this online form, the system automatically generates a record and emails it to Officers, Business Managers, local Health Safety Representative (HSR) and the Work Health Safety (WHS) Staff. It is important that anyone raising an online incident is mindful that circulation of confidential inappropriate or sensitive information may offend. In accordance with the University Issue Resolution for Work Health and Safety Procedure (PDF 573.9 KB) if you select Work Health and Safety as the Organisational Unit, the information is only sent to WHS until the matter has been discussed with you.

Incident and Investigation Response Procedure

Insurance

Contact Details:

University of Tasmania
finance.insurance@utas.edu.au

Volunteers

Safe Work Australia

  • Safe Work Australia is a tripartite body with the primary responsibility to lead the development of policy to improve work health and safety and workers' compensation arrangements across Australia.

WorkSafe Tasmania

  • WorkSafe Tasmania works with the Tasmanian community to improve standards of safety and health in workplaces.