Manual handling strategy 2020-23

This strategy supports WorkSafe's Corporate Plan to be a prevention-first and client-centric organisation that focuses on three key pillars - health and safety, recovery and value.


What it contains

At WorkSafe we’re taking a strategic approach to prevention across key hazards and industries. This strategy highlights our commitment to playing a lead role in reducing the incidence and severity of work-related musculoskeletal disorders for Victorians.

This strategy aims to drive improvement where it is needed most, by focusing on the high risk sectors and the key issues contributing to injuries from hazardous manual handling.