A Workers Guide to Commonly Used Safety Tools E-Book

Reported by Monica | 01 May, 2017 | 06:43am

With a business, projects, and deadlines to keep in mind, business operators have a lot to keep track of. To add to this, business operators are also required to keep and supply a paper trail of documents to demonstrate compliance with workplace health and safety legislation and standards. Essential for compliance purposes, adequate workplace health and …

Why Do SafetyCulture SWMS Have Risk Ratings In Their SWMS?

Reported by Admin | 29 Mar, 2017 | 09:59am

Remember: Risks are constantly evolving, make sure you keep an eye on your hazards and ensure control are added as needed to ensure the health and safety of everyone on site.

A Workers Guide to Writing a Safe Work Procedure

Reported by Admin | 14 Feb, 2017 | 05:38pm

Everyday, we encounter instructions to guide us through performing a certain task in the preferred or correct way. Consider the ‘How to Handwash’ or CPR poster commonly found in workplaces and hospitals.

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Results of world-first workplace psychological safety survey reveal frontline lower income-earning workers feel less safe

Reported by Haydee | 29 Jun, 2017 | 02:28pm

The study, The Australian Workplace Psychological Safety Survey examined 1,176 Australian workers and found that only 23 percent of lower income-earning frontline employees felt their workplace was “psychologically safe” to take risk than 45 percent of workers on higher incomes.

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Melbourne surgeon dies almost a month after alleged assault in Box Hill Hospital

Reported by Haydee | 29 Jun, 2017 | 02:42pm

A doctor who was struck in the head outside Box Hill Hospital in Melbourne has died almost a month after the horrific incident.

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Woman dies after falling from horse in Victoria

Reported by Stephen | 29 Jun, 2017 | 11:58am

A woman in her late 40s has died after falling from her horse in Victoria’s north west.

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SafeWork NSW announces safety crackdown on Sydney construction industry

Reported by Haydee | 28 Jun, 2017 | 02:02pm

SafeWork NSW will spearhead a safety crackdown on the construction industry, following an increase in the number of serious work-related injuries on building sites in Sydney.

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CASA safety briefing for Port Pirie pilots

Reported by Stephen | 28 Jun, 2017 | 10:18am

The briefing will focus on key safety issues which can put the lives of local pilots at risk when flying.

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Carpenter killed in building site fall north of Melbourne

Reported by Stephen | 28 Jun, 2017 | 10:34am

A carpenter has died after he fell from the first floor of a house north of Melbourne.