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 26 February: Floor Warden training, 10.00am, Room 102, 6 Waiteata Road, Kelburn.

Thursday 28 February: Victoria University's Health and Safety Induction, 10.00am, Room 102, 6 Waiteata Road, Kelburn.

Thursday 14 March: Victoria University's Health and Safety Induction, 10.00am, AM 101, Kelburn.

Wednesday 20 March: Floor Warden training, 2.30pm, RHMZ 01, Pipitea.

Thursday 21 March: Risk Management at Victoria, 10.00am, Room 102, 6 Waiteata Road, Kelburn.

Thursday 28 March: Victoria University's Health and Safety Induction, 9.00am, Room 102, 6 Waiteata Road, Kelburn.

Thursday 28 March: Emergency Response Briefing, 2.00pm, EA 119, 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.

Training Calendar and Registration

View and regisiter for training courses available for staff

Victoria's H & S Representatives

View Victoria's H & S Representatives and members of the University's H & S Committee.

Event Safety video

Watch the  safety video for events held at Victoria.

Staff Induction Form

Complete this form for new or transferred staff

Accident/Incident Report Form

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