Occupational health and safety (OHS) information

For information about preventing workplace injuries from the sun and heat, read:

Sun protection advice and measures

SunSmart offers resources to support schools, including:

Also refer to:

Shade provision

SunSmart provides advice on shade provisionExternal Link . It includes additional resources, such as the shade guidelines and the shade comparison check, which can assist schools in determining the need for, and availability and quality of shade.

Also refer to the department’s:

Sun protection times

The daily sun protection times let schools know when sun protection is needed each day. These are available:


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Reviewed 23 April 2024

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