Membership

Member benefits, and how to apply for SIA membership.

Certification

Certification and grading of Generalist OHS Practitioners and Professionals

Find a Safety Professional

Certified or graded OHS practitioner or professional.

Federal Budget 2016-17 CEO Update 

The 2016 Australian Federal Government Budget from a “Safety” Perspective: Something there? – Depends on how long you want to draw the bow.

2016-2021 Strategic plan

Click here to read our strategic plan.

Safe Work Australia urges all workplaces to rethink workplace safety during Safe Work Month

Wednesday 21 September 2016

Safe Work Australia celebrates National Safe Work Month in October, with a view to raising awareness of work health and safety, encouraging discussion about safety at work, and sharing positive workplace stories.

NSW: Cudal Lime Products prosecuted over workplace fatality

Tuesday 13 September 2016

The NSW Department of Industry’s Resources Regulator recently commenced prosecution proceedings against Cudal Lime Products and two of its workers for alleged contraventions of the Work Health and Safety Act 2011 resulting in the death of a local resident.

NSW: Hunter Quarries prosecuted over workplace fatality

Tuesday 13 September 2016

The NSW Department of Industry’s Resources Regulator recently launched prosecution proceedings against Hunter Quarries for alleged contraventions of the Work Health and Safety Act 2011 that resulted in the death of an employee at the Karuah Quarry.

WA: Employee fined $7200 over death of truck driver

Tuesday 13 September 2016

A forklift operator has been fined $7200 (and ordered to pay costs of $800) over the death of a truck driver who died as the result of a fall while washing his truck at Harvey Fresh in 2014.

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Upcoming Events

Thursday 6 October 2016

ASBG's Asbestos Waste Management Seminar: Managing Contamination and Waste

This seminar aims to identify efficient management of asbestos waste and ACM and Promote efficient removal from human exposure routes to maximising health outcomes and minimising costs.

Wednesday 12 October 2016

SIA QLD - Mindful Employer Workshop 2016

The 3 hour workshop, run in partnership with Sane Australia, will provide participants with appropriate information on mental illness and training to recognise the early warning signs and the appropriate skills for early intervention

Friday 14 October 2016

SIA NT Symposium: Workplace Body, Mind & Safety

The Safety Institute of Australia invites you to join us for the SIA NT Symposium: Workplace Body, Mind & Safety, which will be held on Friday 14th October 2016. The program will include engaging speakers with practical, real life and Territory relevant case studies to assist NT businesses with excellent ideas for safety solutions: How to manage mental health? How to “sell safety” to all? Are you paying enough attention to NT related topics? Are you abreast of all legal changes?

Friday 21 October 2016

SIA VIC: Mindful Employer Workshop 2016

The 3 hour workshop, run in partnership with Sane Australia, will provide participants with appropriate information on mental illness and training to recognise the early warning signs and the appropriate skills for early intervention.

Monday 24 October 2016

SIA OHS Construction Forum 2016

The Safety Institute of Australia invite you to join us for the 2016 SIA OHS Construction forum which will be held on Monday 24th October at RMIT University. This forum will discuss the topic of Fitness For Work on Government Funded Construction Projects: Requirements, Challenges, Perceptions and Progress.

 


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