MANAGERS/SUPERVISORS

This section applies to you if you supervise other staff, students, contactors or volunteers.

What do you need to do?

As a manager or supervisor, you are required to:

  • Provide safety leadership
  • Identify hazards and work health and safety risks associated with the activities under your direction
  • Assess and eliminate or control risk in accordance with the University's Work Health and Safety Procedures
  • Provide relevant information, guidance and training
  • Investigate work related incidents to identify root causes and take steps to prevent reoccurrence
  • Promptly address work health and safety issues raised in consultation with those affected
  • Refer work health and safety issues that cannot be managed locally to the relevant head of school or administrative unit.