Maintaining a safe workplace is everyone’s responsibility. This section offers information and tools to help you manage risks and protect health, safety and wellbeing.
Everything you need to know about worker’s compensation insurance, whether you’re an employer needing to insure your workers or a worker who’s been injured at work.
Your rehabilitation and return to work journey will be easier if you know your options, the steps to take, and who’s responsible for what.
Information about work health and safety and electrical licensing, registration and training.
Learn about the Acts, Regulations and codes of practice we are responsible for and find information on workplace inspections and prosecutions.
Find health and safety information and guidance about your industry and the kind of work you do.
A listing of useful resources available on the website. Use the in-page search or filters to find what you need.
Information on the different classes of high risk work licences.
There are two types of asbestos removal licences, friable asbestos (class A) and non-friable asbestos (class B).
Read about the various types of crane and hoist licences, including encompassment and earthmoving or particular crane occupational classes.
Information on when you need a demolition licence, and how to apply.
Information about applying for and renewing an LF or LO forklift truck high risk work licence (forklift ticket / forklift renewal).
Check who needs to have a general construction induction card, and how you can apply.
The type of licence you need will depend on the type of installation or repair work you are doing.
Information on standard and advanced boiler operation, reciprocating steam engine and turbine licence classes.
Information on dogger licences and the three types of rigger licences.
Read about the scope of work for different levels of scaffolding, and what high risk work licence is needed to carry out these duties.
You must have a Queensland issued driver’s licence to drive plant on the road, with a suitable endorsement for the plant being driven.