The draft Work Health and Safety Bill 2014 (‘the Green Bill’) has been tabled in Western Australia’s Parliament. WorkSafe WA Commissioner Lex McCulloch has now called for public comment on the Bill, the WA version of the national Model Work Health and Safety Bill, the harmonised legislation developed by Safe Work Australia for implementation across […]
A new report commissioned by Safe Work Australia has identified links between investing in workplace health and safety and better business performance. The report by the University Of Melbourne’s Centre for Workplace Leadership found that by improving worker safety and reducing the likelihood of poor health in workers businesses can substantially increases performance in terms of increased productivity, lower costs, greater innovation […]
It’s still Safe Work Australia month across Australia. What have you done to encourage people to concentrate on and improve safety in their workplaces? Raising awareness of work health and safety and encouraging your co-workers to speak up about hazards can save lives. If you are looking for more ways to get involved in Safety Month 2014 here […]
When you ask anyone what great leadership is, they usually describe a person, rather than a set of character traits. Great leadership is one of those things that is easy to see, but so hard to encapsulate in words. In this article Margaret Jolly explains the characteristics of good leadership.