ICMS is committed to providing a safe and healthy workplace including sexual assault and sexual harrassment (SASH), 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 and Sexual Assault and Sexual Harrassment (SASH)
For any SASH issues, please report them immediately to the Head of Operations and Wellness Team Leader.
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.
In an emergency, call 000 for fire, police or ambulance services.
To contact Manly Police, call 02 9976 8099
To contact Northern Beaches Hospital, call 02 9105 5000
For free and confidential crisis support, call Lifeline 131 114.