Collaborating with the manufacturing industry
This project is a joint collaboration between Health and Safety Representatives, Australian Manufacturing Workers' Union (AMWU) delegates, workers and employers. It will provide the foundation for lasting, co-operative relationships at the workplace level.
The project seeks to:
- identify and mitigate work related risk factors that contribute to psychological ill health and mental injury
- raise mental health literacy in the workplace and promote a positive workplace culture that supports mental health and wellbeing
- play an active role in helping to develop the knowledge, skills and capabilities of workers to promote psychological health and safety
- reduce the stigma around mental health issues and uphold a zero-tolerance approach to discrimination in the workplace
An online tool helping you take your first steps toward a positive, mentally healthy workplace. The toolkit brings together resources and ideas that have worked for businesses like yours.