Collaboration delivers wellbeing in manufacturing

Led by the Australian Manufacturing Workers Union (AMWU). This project has shown how working together builds trust that can drive action to prevent mental injury in the manufacturing industry.

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The Australian Manufacturing Workers Union championed collaboration

Active involvement of Health and Safety Representatives and collaboration between unions, management and workers increased knowledge and understanding of psychosocial hazards in the workplace.

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Mentally Healthy Workplaces find Common Ground

This project brought together union delegates, health and safety representatives, workers and employers around the common purpose to prevent, control and reduce risks to mental health in manufacturing. Interest-based problem solving training and Workshops created a shared understanding of how to establish meaningful mental health action plans in the workplace.

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