Managing the Risks
Protecting workers from mental injury and illness is a key WHS requirement.
Risk management for mental health and safety in the workplace is the same as risk management for physical health and safety.
This training video details the psychosocial risk factors that need to be looked out for and the importance of consultation and involving workers in all aspects of the risk management process
In this training module, managers will learn:
- Psychosocial risk factors in the workplace
- Stigma in regard to a mental illness versus a physical injury
- The importance of measuring the effectiveness of any controls put in place
- The importance of consultation in workplace health and safety