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Latest Updates

3 June 2021  Updated UTAS COVID-19 Operational Impact Scale

You can view the UTAS COVID Operational Impact Scale in the Flipping Book above, or download a copy by clicking the download arrow icon next to the printer icon.  Please note this document will be continually updated if/when needed in-line with directions from Public Health.

3 May 2021 - Updated COVID Risk Register available now

24 February 2021 - New COVID Space Signage available on Resources page

19 February 2021 - New Driving Rules - "The University has updated its policy regarding the use of vehicles in line with recent changes to public health guidelines. When planning to use vehicles for work purposes, please first consider whether the travel is necessary and if passenger numbers can be limited. If travel is required, the full vehicle capacity can be used.

9 February 2021 - Arrival Procedure flipping book is now available

18 December 2020 - New Guidance on planning for your COVID Safe Event

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UTAS COVID-Safety Plan

The University must ensure, so far as is reasonably practicable, the health and safety of workers and other people. This includes having measures in place to eliminate or manage the risks arising from COVID-19.

Safe Work Australia introduced new regulations regarding COVID-19 which the University must comply with to keep our staff and students safe from Coronavirus.

The new Regulations outline the Minimum Standards required by all businesses to manage the risks of COVID-19 in the workplace. This involves having a COVID-Safety Plan (PPTX 2.7 MB) in place by 15 June 2020.

The plan outlines the identified risks, control measures that provide how the University will resume normal business operations and demonstrate compliance with the new COVID-19 Regulations.

Use the COVID-Safe Plan Checklist (PDF 206.7 KB) to implement the University’s COVID-Safety Plan for your spaces and activities.