Our research studies the range of factors that affect the health and safety of workplaces, including investigating how risks can be measured and managed.
Identifying and measuring workplace risks
The most effective way to create a safe workplace is to identify and address potential hazards before anything has a chance to go wrong. ISCRR researchers are developing tools, systems, processes and protocols to assist these efforts.
Preventing workplace injury and illness
Workplace injuries and illnesses have a significant impact on individuals, workplaces and our community. Our research aims to reduce work-related injury and illness in Victoria and to help workplaces and compensation systems manage incidents effectively.
Promoting healthy working environments
As well as addressing health and safety hazards, workplaces play an important role in promoting and cultivating healthy work environments for their employees. This areas of research analyses and tests workplace health promotion strategies.