This work health and safety policy cover what workplace health and safety is and provides guidelines for the professional WHS standards required within your organisation. It deals with the standards of health and safety conditions of employees, volunteers, customers, and suppliers that work at your premises.
This work health and safety policy template can be adapted to meet the specific needs of your organisation. You can change as little or as much of the content as you like. Some sections may be governed by state and federal legislation. It is important that you seek your HR or legal advice, maintain this policy as legislation changes and adjust it to meet your requirements.
This work health and safety policy template is suitable for all your employees, contractors, and volunteers at your workplaces. Once you have adjusted the work health and safety policy template to meet the specific requirements of your organisation you can deliver it to new starters at induction and as refresher training on a regular basis.
The following topics are covered in this work health and safety policy:
This work health and safety policy will take approximately five minutes to complete.
The following learning outcomes will be achieved on completion of this work health and safety policy:
Once all employees, contractors and volunteers have completed your work health and safety policy, the following business outcomes will be achieved for your organisation:
This work health and safety policy can be uploaded and assigned to your staff via the Safeguard by Sentrient online workplace compliance system or Staffwise by Sentrient human resource management platform. It is best to accompany your work health and safety policy with workplace relations and safety training, such as the Sentrient online workplace compliance course on work health and safety.