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How to manage work health safety risks : code of practice
This Code of Practice on how to manage work health and safety risks is an approved code of practice under section 274 of the Work Health and Safety Act (the WHS Act).
An approved code of practice is a practical guide to achieving the standards of health, safety and welfare required under the WHS Act and the Work Health and Safety Regulations.
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Australia's National WHS Legislation (eVideo)
New Work Health and Safety legislation in 2012 was developed to harmonise the laws affecting workplace safety in Australia by replacing existing state based OH&S legislation. This program gives a brief history of the development of workplace safety in Australia, and a clear understanding of the new WHS legislation.
Duration: 18 mins. Year: 2012.
Safety essentials (eVideo)
Duration: 15 mins. This program identifies what the essentials are, why it is important to keep them in mind, the reasons behind them, and how a good understanding of these “Safety Essentials” can help in preventing serious workplace accidents.
Job safety analysis (eVideo)
Duration: 15 mins. The aim of a Job Safety Analysis (JSA) is to document how a particular job should be done safely. Includes: How a JSA is performed; How to break down a job into basic steps; Hazard Identification; Hazard Assessment; Hazard Control.
Workplace Health and Safety (eVideo)
Scenarios from a number of different industries look at the key issues involved in health and safety in the workplace. Common hazards are investigated and the benefits of safe workplaces is discussed.
Duration: 22 mins. Year: 2010.
OH&S: Duty of care in the workplace (eVideo)
The issues of hazard control, good design, housekeeping and cooperation can sometimes be hard to apply in context. This program provides illustrations of good OH & S practice from the world of nature, as well as examining its implementation in several work locations.
Duration: 14 mins. Year: 2000
Understanding safety awareness (eVideo)
Duration: 12 mins. Included in this program: What is an Accident; Why do accidents occur; Who is responsible for safety; Safety policies; Recognition, evaluation and control of hazards; Safe work procedures; Manual handling; Good Housekeeping practices; Use of tools and equipment; General safety requirements.
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