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School of Mechanical Engineering
THE UNIVERSITY OF ADELAIDE
SA 5005
AUSTRALIA


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+61 8 8303 5460
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+61 8 8303 4367

Safety

The School of Mechanical Engineering has a strong commitment to workplace health and safety. 1996 saw the introduction into the School of new Occupational Health and Safety regulations. Our School Safety Officer is
Regular workplace inspections are carried out, and problems which are noted were will be considered at School Occupational Health and Safety Committee meetings and appropriate action taken.

Postgraduate students who are new to the School are given an occupational health and safety briefing as part of their induction course and notes are included in the laboratory notes for all undergraduate students.

Occupational Health and Safety Documentation

Hazardous Substances Policy
Dangerous occurences
Electrical Management
Gas Safety Operating Procedure
Hazardous Substances Operating Procedure
Health and Safety Policy
Lock Out Devices
Machine Tool Policy
Personal Electrical Equipment
Plant Management Policy
Safety Operating Procedure Guide
Use of University Vehicles
The OHS&W Consulative Process
University OH&S Policy
Working at Thebarton
Workshop Policy
Material Data Safety Sheets
OH&S committee minutes (June 2001)
Faculty OH&S Committee minutes (August 2001)