SAFETY STARTS WITH YOU

If you’re injured at work, it doesn’t just affect you. Your family, your workmates, your boss -  they all feel the impact. Let SafeWork NSW help you start a safety conversation about how to make your workplace safer. Because no matter what you do, safety starts with you.

THERE WERE

60 WORKER FATALITIES

IN NSW IN 2015

SIMPLE SAFETY

If you’re serious about safety, it should be part of every job you do. Read some practical advice to make it easy to manage safety in your workplace. You can find tips on a number of issues, including:

  • electrical work
  • falls
  • hazardous chemicals
  • manual tasks
  • machinery and equipment

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ONE IN FIVE

serious workers compensation claims involve an injury to the back.

SAFETY STARTS
WITH YOU TODAY!

The new ‘Safe’ app allows anyone, from an employer to a worker, to identify risks in the workplace and make sure they’re fixed. Use the app to:

  • Create a safety team
  • Raise a safety issue
  • Discuss the problem
  • Attach a photo
  • Resolve the issue

Video safety alerts

From working with hot oil to working with horses, from handling glass sheets to unpacking shipping containers, these videos show you the essential do’s and don’ts.

Make your safety promise today

To have a safe workplace, NSW businesses need to embed health and safety into the workplace, and treat it like it’s second nature. Every job that you do should be designed to be safe.

Make a start in improving health and safety in your workplace by following 3 easy steps.

  • 1

    Talk to your workers about what a safer workplace might look like.

  • 2

    Make your safety promise

  • 3

    Turn your words into actions

Consultation toolkit

Are you confused about your obligations when it comes to workplace consultation? You might be surprised to find out that everyone has a role to play. Find out more by using our free Consultation @ Work Toolkit.