Occupational Health and Safety for the board

Health and safety governance is an important aspect of board governance responsibilities and should be an integral component of the health services overall risk management function. A strong safety culture and effective health and safety management systems that support leadership accountability for the safety and wellbeing of employees are a key part of a board directors responsibilities.

The session will include a formal presentation and a brief interactive activity that will encourage participants to apply the information presented in a practical sense. All participants will be provided with a pack that includes a copy of the presentation as well as any other relevant workshop documents and a suggested reading list.

Session duration: 2 hours.

For more information contact events@vha.org.au