Safety Officers

Safety officers are appointed by Heads of academic/administrative units and are their delegated authority. They are responsible for:

  • provide advice, information and instruction on local OHS issues
  • assist in the application of OHS procedures
  • help manage risks and hazards in their area
  • report and investigate incidents, injuries and hazards and implement agreed control measures
  • liaise with their Head of academic/administrative unit, OH&S and other safety personnel
  • review and analyse injury and incident reports and data
  • develop injury and incident prevention strategies for their area
  • monitor local area compliance with OHS policy and procedures
  • audit local area OHS compliance with regard to risk, emergency and hazardous waste management
  • help promote OHS awareness.
  • Appointment form (advise us of new appointments)

Training needs

List of Safety officers

  1. Select "Safety Officer" from the Officer Type field below.
  2. Filter the remaining fields according to your Faculty, School and Org Unit.
  3. Click "View Report" on the right hand side to view listing according to your preference.