Safety and Health Policy

SIT’s mission is to maximise the potential of our learners and to innovate with industry, through an integrated applied learning and research approach, so as to contribute to the economy and society. In discharging our responsibilities, it is important to safeguard the safety and health of everyone.

Our Goal

We are committed to maintaining high standards of safety and health in all our activities. A safe and healthy workplace protects our students, staff, partners, visitors, contractors and others from harm and enhances their well-being.

Our Commitments

SIT pledges to:

  • Ensure that SIT complies with all applicable legal and other Safety and Health requirements
  • Do all that is reasonably practicable to prevent work-related injury and ill health
  • Have an objective, risk-informed and proportionate approach to Safety and Health
  • Integrate safety and health seamlessly with our work to support efficient operations
  • Provide the necessary safety and health training and knowledge to all stakeholders
  • Seek continual improvement in safety and health performance towards zero incidents and ensuring wellbeing of our community

Our Strategies

We pursue excellence in safety by:

  • Implementing a Safety Management System based on recognised standards
  • Nurturing a corporate culture that promotes safety and health
  • Collaborating with our internal and external stakeholders and relevant institutions to enhance safety and health

Our Approach

Achieving good safety and health outcomes is a team effort. It begins with the actions and efforts of every individual in SIT guided by a comprehensive Safety and Health Management System that defines the roles and responsibilities at the individual, management and organisational levels.