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September 11
Safe Work Month 2017

​October is Safe Work Month, a time for all Territory businesses and workers to focus on safety and commit to building safe and healthy workplaces.

Get your workplace involved to raise awareness and knowledge to create a positive safety culture for your workplace.

Safety Seminars

Attend a safety seminar and have industry experts provide information to help you improve safety in your workplace.

​Date ​Time ​Seminar topic and registration
Tuesday 17 October ​12.00noon to 1.00pm Work health and safety duties of workers and the PCBU
Tuesday 17 October ​1.15pm to 2.15pm Changing behaviours to add value
Tuesday 17​ October ​2.30pm to 3.30pm Strategies for a mentally healthy workplace
Tuesday 17 October​ ​4.00pm to 5.00pm Effective engagement and building resilience in your approach to safety
​Tuesday 17 October ​5.30pm to 6.30pm Due diligence and dealing with the regulator

Small Business Safety Program - Alice Springs

The Small Business Safety Program is an initiative designed to assist small businesses understand and comply with their work health and safety obligations. The aim of the program is to improve the capacity and capability of small businesses to manage their own health and safety systems.

The program provides access to Small Business Safety Advisors who are available for free workplace consultations and can provide resources and documents that are tailored to individual business needs.

Small Business Safety Program Advisors will be available for appointments in Alice Springs Monday 16 October to Friday 20 October.

To make a one-on-one appointment please call 1800 019 155 or email


Safe Work Month campaign kit

Get your workplace involved by downloading Safe Work Australia’s campaign kit. The kit contains resources including activity ideas, posters, factsheets, statistics, flyers and videos to help you run your own Safe Work Month event.


National Workplace Reward competition

Enter your safety initiative in Safe Work Australia’s Workplace Reward competition. This is your chance to share your safety journey and go in the running to win $5000 to go toward improving work health and safety in your organisation. Find out more



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