Safe Farming Tasmania program

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The Safe Farming Tasmania program is about 

  • raising awareness of farm safety issues 
  • encouraging discussions 
  • providing farmers with the support they need to improve work health and safety


Safe Farming Resources

Safe Farming Induction Handbook​

The Safe Farming Tasmania Induction Handbook contains easy to read work health and safety (WHS) information to help you enhance your on-farm workplace induction practices. 


The handbook is accompanied by induction videos. A selection of these are available on the website

Request your hard copy handbook, or a USB with all accompanying videos and information sheets, by contacting AgriGrowth Tasmania on 1800 291 100 or email    AGT.Admin@dpipwe.tas.gov.au


Farming Safely in Tasmania​

 
This​ is a guide for developing a safety management system for your rural business. 

Download it from the WorkSafe Tasmania website ​or request your hard copy guide, or a USB containing the accompanying resources, by contacting AgriGrowth Tasmania AGT.Admin@dpipwe.tas.gov.au​

More information about the additional resources is available on the website.




Book a visit

 
Contact Phillip John if you would like work health WHS advice that is 
  • free
  • confidential​
  • practical 
Senior WHS Consultant Phillip John has many years experience providing advice to rural, forestry and other small businesses. 

He works statewide and can be contacted on 0407 015 400.


The Safe Farming Tasmania program is an agreement between DPIPWE and WorkSafe Tasmania and will run for four years. 

Safe Farming Tasmania is part of the State Government's commitment to cultivating prosperity in the rural sector.​

Contact

Safe Farming Tasmania program
Phill John
Rundle Road
Stony Rise TAS 7310
Mobile: 0407 015 400
Email: Phillip.John@dpipwe.tas.gov.au

AgriGrowth Tasmania
Safe Farming general enquiries
Phone: 1800 291 100
Email: AGT.Admin@dpipwe.tas.gov.au​