Ballarat Health and Safety Month conference 

This event is presented by WorkSafe Victoria.


Thursday, 11 October 2018 from 7:00AM to 12:30PM (AEDT)


Mercure Ballarat - 613 Main Road, Golden Point, VIC 3350 - View Map

Breakfast and lunch provided.


7:00am to 7:45am: Registration and light breakfast

7:45am to 8:50am: Planning for Safety

Learn what business thinks. A panel of safety professionals from several industry sectors will discuss the OHS challenges they currently face, and debate issues they may have to address in the future.

9:00am to 10:00am: New OHS Regulations – changes, what you need to know

Do you work in the manufacture, import and labelling of hazardous substances; mines or major hazard facilities; construction; or with asbestos or plant?

Learn how recent changes to Victoria's Occupational Health and Safety Regulations and Equipment (Public Safety) Regulations affect your workplace, so you can comply.

10:20am to 11:20am: What an inspector looks for

What does a WorkSafe Inspector do during a workplace visit? Learn what they're looking for when inspecting a workplace and how they help employers comply with occupational health and safety legislation.

11:30am to 12:30pm: Workcover insurance and contractors

Do you employ contractors? Learn whether you have WorkCover insurance obligations to ensure you're covered if there is a workplace injury.