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Health and Safety Policy

UTS and its senior management are committed to complying with the Work Health and Safety Act 2011 (NSW) and ensuring the health, safety and welfare of its workers (including staff, contractors and affiliates), students and visitors.

This Policy describes the commitment of the University to fulfil its health and safety obligations and the management system employed to this end. It also sets out the responsibilities of members of Council and the Senior Executive for the leadership, strategy, implementation, monitoring and improvement of the University's health and safety management system.

Health and Safety Responsibilities Vice-Chancellor's Directive

This Directive details the responsibilities of discrete groups within the University community for the implementation of the University's health and safety management system, as set out in the Health and Safety Policy.