Safe Work Month

Safe Work Month 2017

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.

During October 2017, events tailored to health, safety and return to work professionals were held statewide. Check out our photo gallery and speaker presentations.

2017 Safe Work and Return to Work Awards

Congratulations to all the winners and finalists of the 2017 awards. Check out the winners now!

Important dates

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Safety Ambassadors

Safety AmbassadorsOur Ambassadors addressed thousands of Queenslanders during Safe Work Month. They are available to attend your industry health and safety event*. Find out how.

Shane Webcke, Queensland Safety Ambassador

Libby Trickett, Queensland Mental Health Ambassador

*Conditions and criteria apply


Safe Work Month 2017 resources

Download our resources to use in your workplace to promote health and safety all year long.

With a wide range of films, posters, toolkits and other downloadable resources, you’ll find something to help you raise
awareness of health and safety in your workplace.

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Community and industry events

See how Queensland workplaces marked Safe Work Month 2017, and be inspired with ideas for holding a safety event in your workplace or community all year round.

Check out the winner of our host your own event competition, and our resources to help you plan and host your own event.

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Safe Work Month sponsorsSafe Work Month 2017 sponsorship opportunities prospectus

Thank you to the Queensland businesses who partnered with us to promote work health, safety and return to work to thousands of Queenslanders across the state.

To express your interest in sponsoring 2018 Safe Work Month events, email

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