Managing Psychosocial Hazards at Work - Tasmania


You may need to comply with this code if you are a person conducting a business or undertaking (PCBU) who has a primary duty of care to provide and maintain a work environment without risks to health and safety.

This code:

  • provides practical guidance on how to manage health and safety risks associated with psychosocial hazards; and how to achieve
  • the standards required under the work health and safety laws
  • applies to all workplaces
  • explains common psychosocial hazards and how to identify them. Includes harmful behaviours; and job characteristics, design and management
  • explains risk management process for psychosocial hazards and controlling risks
  • includes sample risk register.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Work Health and Safety Act 2012 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Work Health and Safety Regulations 2012 Tasmania

Administering agency

Department of Justice

WorkSafe Tasmania

Contact details

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