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

Monday 3 October: Contractor induction, 8.30am, Room 102, 6 Waiteata Road, Kelburn.

Tuesday 4 October: Fire warden training, 10.00am, Room 102, 6 Waiteata Road, Kelburn.

Wednesday 5 October: Contractor induction, 8.30am, Room 102, 6 Waiteata Road, Kelburn.

Friday 7 October: Victoria University's Health and Safety Induction, 9.00am, Room 102, 6 Waiteata Road, Kelburn.

Monday 10 October: Contractor induction, 8.30am, Room 102, 6 Waiteata Road, Kelburn.

Wednesday 12 October: Contractor induction, 8.30am, Room 102, 6 Waiteata Road, Kelburn.

Wednesday 12 October: Emergency Response Briefing, 2.00pm, Room 106, Rankine Brown building, Kelburn.

Thursday 13 October: Fire extinguisher training, 10.00am, Venue TBC.

Monday 17 October: Contractor induction, 8.30am, 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.

2016 Health and Safety Excellence Award

Nominations are now open and close 5.00pm, Friday 30 September.

Click here for the Nomination form

Click here for the Guidelines and Criteria

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.