Work Health and Safety Network - UnionsWA

Work Health and Safety Network



This page is for all working people but especially Safety Reps, Union Delegates and Staff across WA to access resources and information on key health and safety topics. If your workplace does not yet have an Elected Safety Representative or needs more Reps, read on to find out how you can elect a safety rep!  If you would like to be kept up-to-date by email about Work Health and Safety issues, please sign onto our email list here.

2022 & 2023:  Need to be across the key changes in our new Safety Act?   You're warmly invited to join in to a free information session - click here for more info.

In 2022 we also held a Safety Reps Conference, bringing together safety reps from all across WA. Click here for videos and slides from the day


Follow this link for the latest on COVID-19: Omicron & Workplace Safety in WA.

Need to know more about Workplace Safety Representatives?  Follow this link.

Want to know more about the Work Health and Safety Act 2020 in the consultation on its regulations?  Click here.

Get Trained as a Safety Rep!  Find out about Safety Rep training here.

More Hot Topics

*Mental Health in the Workplace - Psychologically safe workplaces* - Check out the Mind Your Head page here.  Codes of Practice in WA support your PCBU's (employer's) duty to your psychological health - see: Mentally healthy workplaces codes of practice | Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety (  You're warmly invited to join in to a free information session, covering Codes in the Mental Health space - click here for more details.

*Heat Stress* - be aware of the dangers of heat stress! Your employer must reduce the risks of heat! Learn more here

Meet the Team

We've a highly experienced and qualified team supporting our work health and safety training and activities.  Find out about our team here.

If you’d like to get in touch with us about a health and safety topic or suggestion for this page, please contact Julia Armitt, Work Health and Safety Officer via [email protected] 

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