Emergency and Critical Incidents

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Schools are responsible for:

  • planning for and managing emergencies
  • responding swiftly to emergency incidents including medical emergencies
  • reporting emergencies and incidents
  • liaising with a range of support agencies including the Security Services Unit
  • testing emergency procedures.


  • may implement additional security risk management measures
  • may be required to provide WorkSafe notifications.

Related policies

The policies within this section are: