The purpose of the Work Health and Safety Committee is to facilitate consultation with MOP(S) Act employees on a broad range of work health and safety issues, including the development of work health and safety policies.
Members of the Work Health and Safety Committee
All employee representatives on the Work Health and Safety Committee are also Health and Safety Representatives.
The current Health and Safety Representatives and their contact details, where available, are listed in the table below:
|Helen Lewis||Liberal Party of Australia||
|Melanie Beaumont||Liberal Party of Australia||
|Hugh Eriksson||Liberal Party of Australia||
|Sarah Panizza||Liberal Party of Australia||
|Josh Manuatu||Liberal Party of Australia||
|Steve Michelson||Australian Labor Party||
|Susanne Heath||Australian Labor Party||
|TBC||Australian Labor Party|
|Simon Kelly||The Nationals||
|Elliott Westbury||Australian Greens||
|Kristian Nelson||Independent Senators and Members||
The following table lists the names and contact details, where available, of Deputy Health and Safety Representatives (DHSRs). A DHSR may only exercise voting rights at Committee meetings if an HSR from the same political party or independent grouping is unable to attend the meeting.
|Charles Headlam||Liberal Party of Australia||
|TBC||Liberal Party of Australia|
|Vacant||Liberal Party of Australia|
|Kylie Brenton||Australian Labor Party||
|Vacant||Australian Labor Party|
|Miranda Broekman||The Nationals||
|Vacant||Independent Senators and Members|
The Work Health and Safety Committee union representatives and their contact details, where available, are listed in the table below:
|Kim Travers||Community and Public Sector Union|
|TBC||Media, Entertainment and Arts Alliance|
|Joanne Knight||Australian Services Union|
Contacting the WHS Committee
The Work Health and Safety Committee can be contacted by emailing MOPSWHS@finance.gov.au.
Minutes of Meetings
Minutes of WHS Committee meetings are published as soon as possible following each meeting.
Minutes of previous WHS Committee meetings are available.
The next Work Health and Safety Committee meeting will be held at Parliament House at 10:00am on Friday 17 February 2017.