Safe Work Month

Safe Work Month 2017

Safe Work Month will be held in October 2017. Mark your calendar!

SWM - Shane webcke

Safe Work Month is about committing to improving work health and safety and remembering our most important reasons for staying safe at work.

Events tailored to health, safety and return to work professionals are now open for registrations. Book early to take advantage of early bird prices!

Attend an event

Registrations now open. Book now!

Register today to secure your seats at health, safety and return to work events this October. Don’t miss out on these popular professional development and networking opportunities, including Work health and safety breakfast forums and the Injury Prevention and Return to Work Conference.

Early bird prices are available until 31 July, be quick to secure your seat!

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Safe Work Month sponsors

Safe Work Month 2017 sponsorship opportunities prospectus Become a Safe Work Month 2017 sponsor for the chance to promote your dedication to work health, safety and return to work to thousands of Queenslanders across the state.

Thank you to the Queensland businesses who have already partnered with us. Be quick to secure your sponsorship and reap the benefits of brand exposure to a wide Queensland audience.

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Safe Work Month 2017 resourcesDownload Safe Work Month resources to use in your workplace to promote health and safety all year long

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Community event calendar

See how Queensland workplaces marked Safe Work Month 2016 and be inspired with ideas for holding a safety event in your workplace or community in October.

From 1 July, register your health and safety event for your chance to win a corporate fruit basket and visit from a Safety Advocate. Check out our Safe Work Month resources to help you plan and host your own event.

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Watch this space for more details when competitions open in July!

A range of great prizes including Fitbits, corporate fruit baskets, gym membership, Nutribullets and a road bike are up for grabs when you attend a Safe Work Month event, host your own event or enter our Safe Work Month photographic and design competitions.

Safety Ambassadors

Meet our Ambassadors at Safe Work Month events this October.

Shane Webcke, Queensland Safety Ambassador

Libby Trickett, Queensland Mental Health Ambassador

Left quoteThank you for sharing your most important reason for staying safe at work during Safe Work Month 2016Right quote.

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2017 Safe Work and Return to Work Awards

Enter the Safe Work and Return to Work Awards to show your commitment to work health and safety and rehabilitation.

Entries close at 5:00 pm on Friday 23 June 2017.

Nominate someone for an award

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Contact us

Need more information?

Libby Tricket - Queensland Mental Health Ambassador