Symposium 15 July 2015

Symposium to discuss the major health related initiatives in the Work Health and Safety Bill 2014

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The Occupational Health Society of Australia (WA) conducted a major symposium on Wednesday, 15 July, 2015 to provide all concerned occupational health professionals with the opportunity to hear a range of eminent speakers explain the justification and purpose of new legislative initiatives to protect the physical and mental health of West Australian workers.

Topics for discussion included:

·         Understanding the terminology and intent of the health related initiatives.

·         The role of the Occupational Health Physician in assessing and monitoring the health of workers.

·         The duty to monitor the psychological health of workers and the practicability of compliance.

·         Keeping regulations current: the evolving evidence of the causes of occupational diseases.


The following presentations are available for download: