In a large scale crack down on the local construction industry the ACT government is sending a clear message that the industry recent safety record will not be tolerated. The strong action is in response to a damning independent review called ”Getting Home Safely”, into the industry that has seen the government adopt all the […]
Category: Safety Training
A Mulgrave sign installation company has been convicted and fined $50,000 over an incident that left a worker with severe burns to his body after he suffered an electric shock. Southern Ultimate Sign Installations Pty Ltd (Southern USI) pleaded guilty at the Heidelberg Magistrates’ Court this week to one charge of failing to provide a […]
OHSA provides a great insight into the importance of training; Employers must have an overall safety program including relative site specific safety information where applicable. The safety training program should cover topics such as: Accident Prevention and Safety Promotion Safety Compliance Accident and Emergency Response Personal Protective Equipment Safety Practices Equipment and Machinery Chemical and […]
Workplace Health and Safety Inductions are essential tools for organizations serious about meeting their obligations under workplace laws. Here are some key tips and guidelines …
I think the 60billion dollar question is “How do you get staff keen to be involved with safety in the workplace”?
Sometimes it is a challenge – in particular if staff have ingrained attitudes …