OCHS11026 Introductory Occupational Health and Safety - Assessment 3
For this assessment you will prepare a written paper that discusses your understanding of both Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) as a profession and the role of the OHS professional.
Your paper should cover the following two main areas which have been covered in this unit:-
1. Outline the historical developments of the profession of OHS demonstrating your understanding of:
(a) how the profession developed over time (cover early years to current day) and
(b) why the OHS profession has become of importance to ensuring the health and well-being of individuals, organisations and society over the years;
2. Describe how an OHS professional uses their understanding of the essential elements of OHS practice (covered in this unit via the OHS BoK) to reduce the occupational injury and disease impacts to individuals, organisations and the wider community (society).
Word expectation: 1500-2000 words.
Submission should be in Word or pdf format.: