Industry call to action

Territory businesses and workers are both responsible for keeping the workplace safe.

We are calling on all industries, in particular the priority industries to improve on these four focus areas.

Focus areaRequired outcome
Safe systems of work
  • Your workers are provided with safe systems of work.
  • Hazards identified in your work systems, processes and procedures are eliminated or minimised.
  • Your safe systems of work are developed in consultation with workers that will be conducting the work.
Training and capability
  • Your workers are provided and kept up to date with training to keep them safe.
  • Your workers have the required health and safety capabilities for their job.
  • Your workers, especially vulnerable workers, are appropriately supervised to keep them safe.
Health and safety design
  • Your workplace, plant, and equipment are free of risk to health and safety.