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

Thursday 19 January: First aid refresher course, 8.30am, 55 Waterloo Quay, Wellington.

Wednesday 25 January: Contractor induction, 8.30am, Room 102, 6 Waiteata Road, Kelburn.

Wednesday 1 February: Victoria University's Health and Safety Induction,10.00am, Room 102, 6 Waiteata Road, Kelburn.

Wednesday 8 February: Building warden forum, 2.00pm, AM 101, Kelburn.

Thursday 9 February: Managing H & S, Risks and Assurance at Victoria University, 10.00am, Room 102, 6 Waiteata Road, Kelburn.

Tuesday 14 February: Emergency Response at Victoria University, 2.00pm, RB 106, Kelburn.  

Wednesday 15 February: Victoria University's Fieldwork Procedure, 11.00am, Room 102, 6 Waiteata Road, Kelburn.

For all training enquiries, email safety@vuw.ac.nz

Emergency graphic

What to do in an emergency

Watch this video to prepare yourself in case there is an emergency while you are studying at Victoria University.

New Event Safety video

Watch the new Safety video for events held at Victoria.

Health and Safety online module

Log into e-learning.

Hazard Report Form

Complete this form to report a hazard.

Accident/Incident Report Form

Complete this form within 12 hours of a work-related accident, incident, injury or near miss.