WorkSafe's Ethical Research Assessment

The Ethical Research Assessment provides a template to be utilised by WSV staff (and external providers engaged by WSV), before conducting human research.


What it contains

The purpose of the Ethical Research Assessment is to ensure ethical consideration, and the assessment of related risks in human research / research related activities, are sufficiently and consistently practiced across WorkSafe Victoria (WSV) in order to fulfill both our legal and ethical requirements.

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Content structure

  1. Purpose
  2. Assessing Risk
  3. Ethical Research Assessment

Embedded documents

  • Additional risk tables (Word document)