Safety and security

ICMS  is committed to providing a safe and healthy workplace for students, staff and visitors. Students and staff must take reasonable care of themselves and others; cooperate with actions taken to protect health and safety; seek information or advice from a staff member before performing new or unfamiliar tasks; report all health and safety accidents, incidents and hazards as soon as is practicable; and follow emergency evacuation procedures.

Emergency procedures

Report emergencies to security (24 hours) by dialling 1212 from any internal telephone or 0429 994 590 from mobile phones. Email: [email protected]

First aid and health service

See the first aid poster in your work or study area for the name, location and phone number of first aid officers. If there is no first aid officer nearby, contact the Manager on Duty (24 hours) by dialling 1212 from any internal telephone or 0429 994 590 from mobile phones. All Managers on Duty are trained in first aid.

Hazard, accident/incident reporting

If you are involved in an accident, or if you identify a hazard at ICMS, then you should report to either a member of the WHS Committee or the Manager on Duty.

If the accident is serious, report it to Manager on Duty (24 hours) by dialling 1212 from any internal telephone or 0429 994 590 from mobile phones.

Safe work practices

Always follow safe work practices as provided by your lecturer, demonstrator or other supervising staff. This includes wearing any protective equipment required.

Ask for help if you are unsure about how to use a piece of equipment or undertake a task, particularly before carrying out new or unfamiliar work.

Fire evacuation procedure

Moran and Kelly House Primary Assembly Area is Ceremonial Driveway, beyond the chapel.

ICMS Head Office Primary Assembly Area is past the rear car park.

Alert signal: "BEEP BEEP".

Evacuation signal: "WHOOP WHOOP".

Note: Do not use lifts in case of an emergency.

Emergency off-campus

In an emergency, call 000 for fire, police or ambulance services.

To contact Manly Police, call 02 9976 8099

To contact Manly Hospital, call 02 9976 9611 

For free and confidential crisis support, call Lifeline 131 114.