Safety standards of Australian projects below world standard, says engineering consultancy manager

Reported by Haydee | 28 May, 2012

Australian projects’ safety standards are below world standards due to cultural tolerance of risk, says a foreign engineering contractor. Brian Kelly, Kentz country manager said that lost-time injury (LTI) rates in the country were worse than in other countries. The West Australian reports that Mr Kelly said while safety performance was a common topic of …