Check out our free resources to help you plan your own health and safety awareness programs at your workplace. Safe Work Month in October is the perfect time to hold events, engage your teams and display safety messaging in your workplace. Keep health and safety top of mind all year round with our extensive range of resources.

Download them here or order copies. Note: Orders are limited to five copies of each resource.


Use our collection of short films as engaging and educational features at your event, or to start a work health and safety discussion among your team or supply chain partners.

Our documentary films about the impact a workplace safety incident can have on a person and their family, colleagues and friends are good reminders that the most important reason for making your workplace safe, is not at work at all. Here's a selection of our personal story films or visit our YouTube channel for other film resources.

'Your story' films

Too fast, too soon - Domenic's story

A number of these films are available on DVD. Use our order form to request your copies.

Return to work films

We also have a comprehensive selection of industry advisory films available to download for free. Here are some of our most popular, and search our YouTube site for our full suite of film resources.

Industry films

All industries

Agriculture, forestry and fishing


Diving and snorkelling

Electrical safety



More films

Ambassadors and Advocates

You can apply for one of our health and safety Ambassadors or Safety advocates to speak at your industry or workplace safety event to inspire your workers, supply chain, and industry colleagues to think about the most important reason for workplace safety. Our Ambassadors and advocates share their personal stories and tips to help Queenslander workers appreciate the priority of workplace safety. Strict criteria apply for Ambassador requests.

Queensland Safety Ambassador Shane Webcke
Queensland Safety Ambassador Shane Webcke
Queensland Mental Health Ambassador Libby Trickett
Queensland Mental Health Ambassador Libby Trickett
Safety advocates
Safety advocates
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Distribute our inspirational or informative postcards to your team to highlight the most important reasons for staying safe at work, or give them insight into the biggest injury risks in your industry. Request your copies.

Infographic postcards
Industry infographic postcards for the agriculture, construction, manufacturing, health and transport industries, as well as overall results for Queensland.


Download our posters to provide safety inspiration to your workforce all year round. Put them up in your common areas for greatest impact. You can also request copies of the posters.

SWM 2018 poster - thumbnail
Work safe. Home safe.
Keep the whole picture in mind (PDF, 1021.63 KB)
Queensland Mental Health Ambassador Libby Trickett poster
Queensland Mental Health Ambassador Libby Trickett
Queensland Safety Ambassador Shane Webcke A2 poster
Queensland Safety Ambassador Shane Webcke


Keep health and safety at the front of mind every day with our downloadable calendars. You can even personalise your own calendar with an image that reminds you of the most important reason to stay safe at work.

2018 calendar
2018 calendar(PDF, 5512.25 KB)
2018 personalise your own calendar
2018 personalise your own calendar(DOTX, 1329.56 KB)


Event planning toolkit

Event planning toolkit
Event planning toolkit (PDF, 1701.93 KB)

Plan your own Safe Work Month event in your workplace or community to show your commitment to work health and safety. Need help? Our Event planning toolkit (PDF, 1701.93 KB) will step you through successfully planning and executing your event, and for inspiration you can check out what other workplaces did last year on our industry and community event calendar.

Upload the details of your event to our industry and community event calendar for your chance to win some great prizes.

Work health and safety eTools

Use our online tools to help you implement positive health and safety change in your workplace.

Work health and safety eTools -  Estimate return on safety investments, and assess the risks from noise, heat stress and hazardous manual tasks in order to keep your workers safe.

  • Return on investment calculator (determine the return on investment of a workplace health and safety intervention)
  • PEforM etool (Participative Ergonomics for Manual Tasks)
  • MantRA (hazardous manual tasks risk assessment tool)
  • Noise Exposure Calculator (calculate daily noise exposure and guidance on controls)
  • Heat Stress (Basic) Calculator (identify risk factors of heat-related illness)

Healthy places audit tool(PDF, 231.54 KB) – helps you to identify the resources and facilities available and changes you can make to support wellness at work.

Organisational systems benchmarking tool – a benchmarking tool to help you assess your work health and safety, rehabilitation and return to work and worker health and wellbeing systems.

People at Work – a tool to help you identify and manage workplace risks to mental health of employees.

Last updated
14 May 2019