Status and Details

Status and Details

This page contains information about the status, approval and implementation of this document, contact details for the relevant Unit Head and document author and, on the right, a brief summary of changes between this and the previous version.

Work Health and Safety Policy

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Status Historic Indicates if this version of the document is in effect (Current), yet to come into effect (Future), or expired (Historic).
Effective Date 3rd January 2013 This is the date on which this version of the document came into effect.
Review Date 1st May 2015 The next review of this document is scheduled to commence on this date.
Approval Authority Vice-Chancellor and President The noted authority approved this is version of the document.
Approval Date 21st December 2012 This is the date on which this version of the document was approved by the authorised authority.
Expiry Date 3rd July 2022 This is the date on which this version expires. It may still apply, conditionally, after this date.
Unit Head Ellen Brackenreg
Executive Director, Equity, Safety and Wellbeing
This is the officer generally responsible for day to day administrative matters.
Enquiries Contact Jules Smalley
Director, Work Health, Safety and Wellbeing
General enquiries should be directed to the officer/area listed.

Summary of Changes from Previous Version

30 November 2020 – the document has been amended to reflect the renamed position title Executive Director, Human Resources to Chief People Officer.

15 November 2016 - Policy amended to reflect position title change - Executive Director, People and Culture to Executive Director, Human Resources.

8 July 2016 - policy amended to reflect the official name change of the University concurrent with the change to the University's Act and By-Law.

10 February 2015 - Amended policy to reflect change of position title from 'Vice-Chancellor' to 'Vice-Chancellor and President'.

23 June 2014 - Change the title for the Deputy Vice-Chancellor Corporate Strategy and Services to Deputy Vice-Chancellor as per Board resolution - Meeting 2014/1. Made a change to the table to reflect that HSRs and HSCs are not to accountable to the Deans. Clauses Amended Policy: 7

27/09/2021: Division Work Health and Safety Unit (WHS Unit) replaced with Work Health, Safety and Wellbeing (WHS&W)