OHS Hazard Management

Schools can now visit the Policy and Advisory Library (PAL) for this information. This page will remain in this location but will be for corporate staff only. School staff should use PAL for all policy, procedures and other operational information.

In order to successfully manage OHS hazards in your workplace you must:

  • identify health and safety hazards by conducting workplace inspections, see below:

Workplace Inspection Procedure

General Workplace Inspection Checklist

External Grounds and Sporting Field Inspection Checklist

Art Room Inspection Checklist

Playground Equipment and Structures Inspection Checklist

Design and Technology Room Inspection Checklist

Science Room and Laboratory Inspection Checklist

Swimming Pool Inspection Checklist

The links below provide access to a range of useful information and resources to assist Principals, Managers and Employees to understand and effectively identify and manage common hazards in their workplace.

OHS Hazard Management

Asbestos Management

Chemical Management

Confined Spaces

Conflict Management

Cooling Towers

Electrical Safety

Ergonomics and Workspace

Hot Work 

Manual Handling

Mental Health and Wellbeing (MHW)



Offsite and Home Visits

Outdoor Activities

Plant and Maintenance Equipment

Prevention of Falls

Slips, Trips and Falls

Swimming Pools

Traffic Management

Voice Care for Teachers

Working Alone, in Isolation or from Home

Workplace Bullying

Workplace Climate

Work-Related Driving

Work-Related Violence