OSH

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Joy Barrett - OSH Organiser

The SSTUWA cares about the safety and health of members. It is a high priority for this Union and a full time Occupational Safety and Health professional is employed to ensure that this Union is a leader in the field of improving conditions for its members.

Joy Barrett is the SSTUWA's full time Occupational Safety and Health expert who is widely respected for her knowledge and practical solutions to issues affecting teachers. She is available to help and train workplace Occupational Safety and Health representatives and support members in achieving a safer school for teachers, students and the public.

All teachers are entitled to a safe work place free from physical and mental hazards and risks. The SSTUWA is committed to providing quality support and information for all teachers and community members, but in particular for safety and health representatives working in schools and colleges.

OSH Resources

  • Workers in primary schools - Checklist
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  • OSH Training Course Information 2019
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  • Safety is Our Priority
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  • ​Workshops - Harmonious workplaces: Preventing & managing unhealthy workplace behaviour
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  • Work-related mental disorders
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  • Get into SafeWork October - Make Safety Visible
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  • WorkCover WA videos: Making a claim, Case conferences, Return to work
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  • Cyclone contingency plans for 2016/17
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  • Work Health and Safety Regulations - Submission from SSTUWA
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  • Keeping our workplace safe
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  • Department Asbestos Management Plan
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  • Violent incident report form
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  • Education specific OSH training
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  • Safe Work Australia
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  • WorkSafe WA
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  • Department of Education - Accident/Incident and Investigation Report (AIIR) Form
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  • 2015 Principal Health and Wellbeing Survey Final Report
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  • OSH news
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  • Flashback Arrestors Safety Alert Feb 2014
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  • Guide Exposure Solar Ultraviolet Radiation Aug 2013
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  • Optical aids subsidy guidelines
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  • Prevention of workplace bullying in the WA public sector
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  • Psychologically safe and healthy workplaces: Risk management approach toolkit
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  • Reporting and recording violent incidents
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  • Violence at work
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