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.
Useful guides including emergency phone numbers for all campuses are available to download
- Get Safe Stay Safe
- Guide to security and personal safety for University students and staff (PDF 149.7 KB)
Student Health and Wellbeing
Safety and Wellbeing Training Online
All students are encouraged to complete the MyLO Safety and Wellbeing Induction.
It is mandatory for Higher Degree Research Students to complete.
Online Incident Notification System
Please use your University username account and password to login. If you have difficulties logging in, phone 2600.
As a student, when notifying via this online form, the system automatically generates a record and emails it to Safety and Wellbeing (SW) Staff who will then notify your Supervisor. It is important that anyone raising an online incident is mindful that circulation of confidential inappropriate or sensitive information may offend. For any behavioural incidents, please contact the Safe and Fair Community Unit.
Incident and Investigation Response Procedure
- Insurance Guidelines (includes information on Student Insurance including Graduate Research) (PDF 552 KB)
University of Tasmania
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 works with the Tasmanian community to improve standards of safety and health in workplaces.