Work Health and Safety: Organisations

Australian organisations

Australian government resources


undefined  Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS)

The ABS assists and encourages informed decision making, research and discussion within governments and the community, by leading a high quality, objective and responsive national statistical service. Also provides helpful guides on understanding statistics.

undefined  ComCare Australia

ComCare partners with workers, their employers and unions to keep workers healthy and safe, and to reduce the incidence and cost of workplace injury and disease. They implement the Australian Government’s policies in federal workplaces to drive social inclusion and productivity.

undefined  Safe Work Australia

Safe Work Australia is an Australian Government statutory agency with the primary responsibility of improving work health and safety and workers’ compensation arrangements across Australia. Aim is to reduce death, injury and disease in the workplace.

undefined  SafeWork SA

SafeWork SA administers industrial relations legislation and manages all occupational health, safety and welfare functions in South Australia.

undefined  Return to Work SA

WorkCoverSA manages the South Australian Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation Scheme which provides protection to workers and employers in the event of workplace injury. Includes OHS&W Act and Regulations as well as the Workers Compensation Act and Regulations.

International organisations