Health and Safety

Health and Safety

Welcome

Victoria University is committed to being a safe, vibrant and welcoming community.

Our community

Find out more about health and safety for:

Associated Links

Worksafe New Zealand
The Worksafe New Zealand website provides a source of Health and Safety information, guidance material and resources to help manage safety in the workplace.

Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC)
The Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC) website provides a source of information to help prevent injuries in the workplace and at home. The website also includes information relating to other ACC services.

Ministry of Civil Defence and Emergency Management
A source of official information and updates regarding national and regional emergency events, warnings and advisories. The website has extensive information regarding preparation measures that can be undertaken before a disaster strikes.

Upcoming Events   

  • Health and Safety Workshop for Managers - Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences - Friday 7 August, 10.00am, AM 101
  • Health and Safety Workshop for Managers - Provost and DVCs - Monday 10 August, 10.00am, AM 101
  • Health and Safety Workshop for Managers - COO and HR - Wednesday 12 August, 10.00am, AM 101
  • First Aid Refresher - Wednesday 12 August
  • Health and Safety Workshop for Staff - Faculty of Science, Engineering, Architecture and Design - Thursday 13 August, 2.00pm, AM 101
  • Victoria's Health and Safety Committee Meeting - Friday 14 August
  • Health and Safety Workshop for Managers - Victoria Business School and Faculty of Law - Friday 14 August, 2.40pm, RWW413
  • Health, Safety and Workstation Brief - Tuesday 18 August
  • Fire Extinguisher Training - Thursday 20 August
  • Fire Warden Training - Friday 28 August

Send enrolment form to, and for all training enquiries, email safety@vuw.ac.nz