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.
Electricity can kill if you give it the chance. Find out more about how your legal obligations and the steps you can take to stay safe when working around electricity.
There are specific responsibilities and obligations connected with using and maintaining, selling and hiring electrical equipment and appliances in Queensland.
Find out more about electrical hazards in the workplace and how to prevent injury and stay safe.
Some places of work have specific electrical hazards. Find out more.
Working near powerlines can be fatal. Touching them or straying into the exclusion zone around them can result in a serious electric shock.