Updated Code of Practice and New Safe Work Instruction on Transport

New Safe Work Instruction (SWI) on transport: Safe Work Instructions (SWIs) are a collection of instructions that show people how to perform carer tasks safely and competently. Department for Communities and Social Inclusion has issued a new SWI – Assisting a Person to Transit in a Vehicle (SWI 001 2017). To read all the SWIs, see: http://dcsi.sa.gov.au/services/disability-services/safe-work-instructions

Updated Code of Practice for transportation of clients: The updated Code of Practice for the Transportation of Clients for the South Australian Disability Service Sector 2017 replaces Disability Sector Code of Practice for the Transportation of Clients. The updated Code of Practice is available on the Department for Communities and Social Inclusion’s website. See: https://dcsi.sa.gov.au/agencies/disability-sa/disability-sa-policies-and-guidelines.