Construction Workers Need to Take Care in Wet Weather

Reported by Admin | 17 Dec, 2012

According to WorkSafe WA as long as work at construction sites is organised so that wet weather hazards are minimised and safe work systems are adhered to, then work can continue safely. Steps need to be taken to control wet weather hazards to protect the health and safety of workers and will be to the …

Safety Alert on switchloading when transferring flammable liquids

Reported by Haydee | 01 Aug, 2012

A safety alert on switchloading when transferring flammable liquids has been published by WorkCover NSW following a recent coroners findings into an incident which highlighted the risks of switchloading and static electricity. The WHS Act requires persons conducting a business or undertaking (PCBUs) particularly those in control of workplaces to make sure that safe systems …