WorkSafe Tasmania

WorkSafe Tasmania

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WorkSafe Conference 2021

WorkSafe Conference 2021

Call for abstracts now open

The 2021 WorkSafe Tasmania Conference is an annual one-day event that will be delivered in a hybrid event format, combining an in-person conference experience with a virtual component.

The conference will be held on Wednesday 28 July. In-person attendance will be in Launceston (venue to be advised).

Conference theme

The conference theme ‘Safe Bodies, Safe Minds: Working together to ensure workers return home safe and well every day' emphasises the importance of safety, health and wellbeing at work, good return and/to stay at work outcomes.

The conference will explore contemporary issues through three streams:

  • work health and safety
  • mental health and wellbeing
  • worker’s compensation and return to work.

Abstracts must support one of these streams.

Submission process and important details

Abstracts must be submitted using the online 2021 Conference Abstract Submission Template. Abstract submissions must answer all template questions and be prepared in accordance with the submission requirements. Completing this template will ensure the Conference Selection Committee has the information needed to complete the selection process.

A confirmation email will be sent upon successful abstract submission.

Abstracts of an overt product advertisement or marketing nature will not be accepted.

If submitting more than one abstract, each abstract must be submitted separately.

Where an abstract has more than one presenter, please ensure that all authors have agreed to the submission of the abstract.

See the WorkSafe Conference 2021 Call for abstracts (PDF, 602.3 KB) for full details.

Key dates

  • 2 May 2021: Abstract submissions deadline. Abstracts will not be accepted after this date.
  • Late May: Notification to presenters
  • 28 July 2021: Conference date
Updated: 5th May 2021