WH&S regulation in SA

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SafeWork SA, the South Australian work health and safety regulator, is responsible for providing work health and safety, public safety and state-based industrial relations services across South Australia.

Free mobile advisory service

The regulator also has a free mobile advisory service available to all South Australian workplaces. Advisors are able to visit workplaces to help understand specific work health and safety responsibilities and provide practical support to improve systems, practices and general approaches to safety.

Reporting incidents

To report an incident to SafeWork SA, call 1800 777 209 – this line operates 24/7 with on-call inspectors available after hours – or email/fax the Notifiable Incident Report Form. It is a legal requirement to notify SafeWork SA of any serious injuries or illnesses, dangerous incidents or deaths that occur at work immediately after becoming aware that an incident has occurred.

For information, advice and support on work health and safety, or to speak to a SafeWork SA advisor, contact the Customer Service Centre on 1300 365 255 or visit the SafeWork website for more information.