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Safe work instructions (SWIs)
This information is a guide only for use by non government organisations and service providers as a training tool (supplementary to training) and is not intended as medical or professional advice. Users must seek appropriate medical or professional service. The State Government of South Australia accepts no responsibility for the suitability or completeness of the information and expressly disclaims all liability for any loss or damage arising from reliance upon any of the information.
Safe work instructions (SWIs) help you to perform a variety of care activities safely and competently.
Clinical experts in Disability Services developed these SWIs to help people with disability, carers and families, and government and non-government staff avoid injury in the home and workplace. Please make sure you read the disclaimer above, which is also posted on each page, before using any of the safe work instructions.
Note: to print Safe Work Instructions you need to have Internet Explorer 9 or later or any other web browser
Phone the Disability Information Service on 1300 786 117
Attribution to: Department for Communities and Social Inclusion, the Government of South Australia, "Safe work instructions (SWIs)", Sourced on 20th Aug 2018, (http://dhs.sa.gov.au/agencies/disability-services/safe-work-instructions)'