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

Tuesday 27 February: Victoria's Health and Safety Induction, 9.00am, Room 102, 6 Waiteata Road.

Thursday 8 March: Nominations close 5.00pm for Health and Safety Representatives.

Friday 9 March: Voting commences for nominated Health and Safety Representatives.

Wednesday 14 March: Victoria's Health and Safety Induction, 10.00am, Room 102, 6 Waiteata Road.

Friday 16 March: Voting closes for nominated Health and Safety Representatives.

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.

Health and Safety Representative Elections

Nominations are now open for those interested in becoming Health and Safety Representatives for their work group.

2018 Training Programme

View the Safety, Risk and Assurance training sessions provided for staff.  

New Event Safety video

Watch the  safety video for events held at Victoria.

Staff Induction Form

Complete this form for new or transferred staff

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.