Safe Work Australia issues new COVID-19 WHS industry guidance
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Safe Work Australia has released a new range of WHS guidance and tools that Australian workplaces can use to help manage health and safety risks posed by COVID-19.
This includes guidance about physical distancing, personal protective equipment, cleaning, workers’ compensation, how to conduct risk assessments and design emergency plans, as well as providing case studies to help explain how to manage the risk of COVID-19 in the workplace.