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Health & Safety

Coronavirus COVID-19 Advice and Resources.

Health & Safety resources to keep you and your employees safe

We are in close consultation with Federal and State Governments and the regulators to ensure you are kept up-to-speed with the latest information and advice on safety issues amid the COVID-19 pandemic

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COVID-19 Safety Plans - What are they and do I need one?

Updated 5 August 2020


Permitted Worker Scheme Template

From the Department of Justice (website was down 5th August)


COVID-19 Fact Sheet - Face Masks

Updated: 4 August


Member Advice: Wearing of face coverings to reduce the spread of COVID-19 - VIC NSW

31 July


Member Advice: Notification of positive COVID-19 cases - New requirements for Victoria

29 July


COVID-19 Fact Sheet - Official Directions to Work from Home

Updated: 24 July


Member Resource: Health & Safety Resource Centre COVID-19 Resources

Tools, templates and FAQ's designed specifically with COVID-19 issues in mind are being constantly developed for our members.


COVID-19 Factsheet: weekly compensation and Job Keeper payments

25 May


COVID-19 Fact Sheet: Wages on Costs

Updated 21 May

Superannuation, Workers Compensation, Payroll Tax The treatment of Job Keeper Payments and information about relief packages


Member Advice: Safety and Workers Compensation

15 May


Checklist for Back to Work or Ramping Up

13 May


On demand webinar: COVID-19: What next for business?

29 April


WHS Fact Sheet: Workers' Compensation Premiums during COVID-19

Updated 23 April


Setting up your home office to keep you safe and healthy

16 April


WHS Factsheet: When working from home doesn't work – Managing Covid safety in manufacturing, warehousing and other industrial workplaces

26 March


On Demand Webinar: COVID-19 WHS & IR Issues

23 March


Member Advice - Government Health Advice

16 March


What to do if there is a suspected or confirmed COVID-19 case among your workers – Safe Work Australia infographic


Requirements to notify the WHS/OHS Regulator of a work-related COVID-19 case – Safe Work Australia


Mental Health Resources

Approach mental health in a sensitive and pro-active way - resources and services


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