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Supervising can be a complex job, with many dynamic factors influencing safety, productivity and general management daily.

Manufacturing Safety for Supervisors, a training package providing practical information and insights into important safety issues facing supervisors in today's workplaces comprises a DVD and workbook with six learning modules.

This package, developed by researchers at the Appleton Institute, CQ University and the Safer Manufacturing Working Group supported by SafeWork SA will help you better manage safety issues in your workplace.

Module 1: legislative responsibility and safety
Module 2: managing injured workers
Module 3: influencing safe work behaviour
Module 4: time, productivity and safety
Module 5: team leaders
Module 6: working with management and personal training

This DVD is available for loan from the Customer Service Centre.


Supervisors in Manufacturing Safety
Link to CQ University



SafeWork SA Catalogue

Further resources can be accessed from SafeWork SA's Library catalogue

Other Guidance Material


Research brief - WHS Perceptions: Manufacturing
Link to Safe Work Australia website

WHS in structural metal product manufacturing
Link to Safe Work Australia website