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How to maintain a safe workplace and minimise legal liability

Employers are reminded to remain proactive about workplace safety, after National Safe Work month has concluded for another year.

Business 20 November, 2017

Active or passive containment: which is the best approach for spills?

There are two ways to approach spill control and countermeasures: 'active' and 'passive'.

Hazardous goods 16 November, 2017

Back to the future — Vision Zero

The launch of an international Vision Zero campaign at the World Congress for Safety and Health last month certainly surprised many people.

Business 15 November, 2017

1 in 5 have near miss because of mobile phones — NRMA report reveals

An NRMA report into the impact of smartphone distractions behind the wheel has found over one in five (21%) drivers have been involved in a near-miss behind the wheel...

Business 09 November, 2017

Finding a more ergonomic solution for moving heavy loads

Ergonomic safety is crucial for workers who are required to shift heavy loads as part of their role.

Materials handling 01 November, 2017

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Confined space can be a death trap in the waiting

Confined space can be a death trap in the waiting

Not all employers and operators understand what constitutes a 'confined space', nor the dangers associated with working in such...

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The changing face of fall protection

The changing face of fall protection

The impact of technology and a shift in the safety culture on work sites is leading to a more widespread adoption of and adherence to safety...

Article 26 June, 2017
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Physical resilience in ageing workers

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