Search the WorkSafe document library for printable checklists, codes of practice, forms, guides, industry standards and useful information for workers and employers.
Please note: The new Occupational Health and Safety Regulations 2017 (OHS Regulations) started on 18 June 2017. Documents from before this date do not align to the OHS Regulations 2017, but you can continue to use them as a source of practical, non-statutory guidance. Some are under review and will be updated.
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Number of documents: 1677
TAC and WorkSafe quality assurance program for independent medical examiners: Explanatory notes for independent medical examiners
PDF File, 79.6 KB | Asset ID: 207827
Explanatory notes of the Transport Accident Commission and WorkSafe Victoria's Quality Assurance Program.
PDF File, 141.4 KB | Asset ID: 207826
Transport Accident Commission and WorkSafe Victoria's Quality Assurance Program process.
PDF File, 103.9 KB | Asset ID: 208184
A tool for inspectors to use when visiting and inspecting TAFE colleges.
PDF File, 118.7 KB | Asset ID: 208548
Tampa scale for Kinesiophobia.
PDF File, 60.0 KB | Asset ID: 209985
Procedural direction and guidance for WorkSafe personnel involved in the safety case assessment process.
PDF File, 207.9 KB | Asset ID: 209981
Safety case assessment principles which are used in evaluating the technical aspects of a safety case.
PDF File, 226.0 KB | Asset ID: 209979
A list of assessment principles that are used in evaluating the technical aspects of a safety case.
PDF File, 229.9 KB | Asset ID: 211217
An information sheet for telescopic handlers, commonly known as telehandlers (also known as variable reach trucks or multipurpose handlers), about design and licensing requirements.
PDF File, 1.0 MB | Asset ID: 210047
Advice to employers and site occupiers about safely storing fuel at events.
PDF File, 393.7 KB | Asset ID: 210048
Advice to employers and contractors when planning, designing, erecting, using and dismantling a temporary grandstand.
PDF File, 76.8 KB | Asset ID: 210500
Information on the activities-specific balance confidence scale. The scale is used to indicate the level of confidence in doing an activity without losing your balance or becoming unsteady.
PDF File, 135.6 KB | Asset ID: 209808
Advice for small businesses to provide a safe and healthy workplace and to recognise, assess and control risks.
PDF File, 89.8 KB | Asset ID: 208326
A booklet for loved ones dealing with a work-related death, including and how to access financial and counselling support.
PDF File, 89.6 KB | Asset ID: 208544
Information on knee injury and osteoarthritis outcome scores.
PDF File, 40.8 KB | Asset ID: 208330
This information booklet details WorkSafe's legal processes regarding the work-related death of loved one.
PDF File, 88.6 KB | Asset ID: 208543
Scale for employees experiencing difficulty with lower extremity functionality.
PDF File, 425.8 KB | Asset ID: 210312
Information for employers about consultation: when to consult, who to consult, different ways to consult and what is effective consultation.
PDF File, 14.9 KB | Asset ID: 208552
A patient-specific functional scale for clinicians.
PDF File, 52.5 KB | Asset ID: 211323
Advice for persons working in the abrasive blasting industry.
PDF File, 12.1 KB | Asset ID: 208547
This questionnaire is about the way your back pain is affecting your daily life and how difficult you find it to perform daily activities.
PDF File, 691.3 KB | Asset ID: 211272
Advice for operators of major hazard facilities (MHF) on how fire safety studies may assist in the development of a Safety Case.
PDF File, 11.3 KB | Asset ID: 208541
Details for injured workers on whether they experience difficulty on their upper limbs when performing certain activities which they are being treated for.
PDF File, 785.9 KB | Asset ID: 214444
Problems, risks and solutions for stacking timber for air and kiln drying.
PDF File, 76.4 KB | Asset ID: 210820
Information on Timed Up and Go Tests (TUG) for health and safety.
PDF File, 729.0 KB | Asset ID: 209746
Answers to frequently asked questions about tower frame scaffolds.
PDF File, 66.4 KB | Asset ID: 208104
Problems, risks and solutions regarding entanglement when working with tractor driven post hole diggers.
PDF File, 406.3 KB | Asset ID: 210821
Problems, risks and solutions for tractor power take-off driven attachments that are not properly guarded.
PDF File, 195.1 KB | Asset ID: 211308
A guide for tractor owners and employers of persons who operate tractors to understand their health and safety obligations relating to; the requirement to fit; roll – over protective frames to tractors, and the limited conditions in which a tractor may be used where the roll – over frame is removed or lowered.
PDF File, 181.8 KB | Asset ID: 211218
A trade ready worksheet for planning safety on site to prevent serious injuries.
PDF File, 14.0 KB | Asset ID: 208156
The traffic controller incident report form which should be used to record details of motorists caught disobeying traffic controls.
PDF File, 481.8 KB | Asset ID: 207933
A checklist for conducting a general health and safety induction for all young workers.
PDF File, 479.6 KB | Asset ID: 208167
This checklist is a guideline for conducting a general health and safety induction for work experience and structured workplace learning students.
PDF File, 379.5 KB | Asset ID: 210824
Advice for organisations to reduce or eliminate the risks for workers transferring people between different locations and heights while toileting or bathing.
PDF File, 367.5 KB | Asset ID: 210823
Advice for organisations on reducing or eliminating risks when manually transferring people from beds and chairs.
PDF File, 1001.0 KB | Asset ID: 211273
A handbook about how to manage risks when transferring people, namely through manual handling in the health services industry.
PDF File, 7.4 KB | Asset ID: 210055
Information on the notice of prohibition of the transport of dangerous goods in or through CityLink tunnels.
PDF File, 56.4 KB | Asset ID: 210606
A self-assessment form to show that a road tank vehicle meets all the applicable requirements of the Australian Dangerous Goods Code.
PDF File, 36.6 KB | Asset ID: 208625
An overview of changes to the law for transporting dangerous goods.
PDF File, 13.9 KB | Asset ID: 210054
Information about the notice of the prohibition of road transport of liquefied gases in bulk.
PDF File, 9.2 MB | Asset ID: 210057
Guidance on transporting dangerous goods which are a risk to people, property and the environment for vehicle owner, prime contractors and cosigner.
PDF File, 573.6 KB | Asset ID: 208027
Advice for organisations on reducing or eliminating manual handling risks when using vehicles to transport people, equipment and other items.
PDF File, 191.1 KB | Asset ID: 208620
This advice is for small-to-medium sized business operators who manufacture, supply and transport limited quantities of dangerous goods (eg 120ml refrigerant gas, one litre acetone, five litres of some adhesives, paint, flammable liquids or corrosives) commercially within Victoria.
PDF File, 210.9 KB | Asset ID: 208622
This advice is for retailers who transport small quantities of consumer dangerous goods as part of a retail distribution load of goods within Victoria.
PDF File, 184.9 KB | Asset ID: 208623
Transporting small quantities of dangerous goods - tools of trade - Advice for people who transport and use small amounts of dangerous goods for commercial purposes. This might include cleaners, tradespeople, sales representatives and service technicians.
PDF File, 212.4 KB | Asset ID: 207557
WorkSafe's travel expenses fee schedule for 2015.
PDF File, 211.5 KB | Asset ID: 207556
WorkSafe's travel expenses fee schedule for 2016.
PDF File, 137.2 KB | Asset ID: 212066
WorkSafe's travel expenses fee schedule for 2017.
PDF File, 231.9 KB | Asset ID: 212838
Guidelines for travel expenses related to medical and hospital services, medical reviews and return to work case conferencing for injured workers.
PDF File, 125.0 KB | Asset ID: 209517
Information for injured workers who are required to use their own vehicle to drive to and from approved healthcare appointments or treatment.
PDF File, 169.5 KB | Asset ID: 207560
WorkSafe's treating health practitioner reports fee schedule for 2015.