OHS Hazard Management

Principals and school staff must follow the Workplace Inspections Policy, Workplace Inspections Procedure and workplace inspection resources section which are available in the Policy and Advisory Library (PAL).

Corporate and regional staff should follow the information below.

  • 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

The links below provide access to a range of useful information and resources to assist workplace 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)


Noise management

Offsite and home visits

Outdoor activities

Plant and maintenance equipment

Prevention of falls when working at heights

Slips, trips and falls management

Traffic management

Working alone, in isolation or from home

Workplace bullying

Workplace climate

Work-related driving

Work-related violence