Employers have an obligation under the Work Health and Safety Act 2011 to provide a safe workplace for their staff and for others who interact with that business or workplace.

Organisations and employers who are responsible for a workplace or venue should be taking actions to reduce the risk of transmission of COVID-19.

It's important to keep up to date about the current heath situation through the ACT Government COVID-19 website, Download the official government "Coronavirus Australia" app in the Apple App Store or Google Play, or join our WhatsApp channel on iOS or Android. This information will help inform your business' risk assessment in responding to COVID-19.

The following information has been prepared to provide guidance to employers on consulting with your workers to help decision making about health and safety in your workplace during COVID-19.

WorkSafe ACT Information for Employers (DOC 73KB) or (PDF 186KB)

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