Industrial manslaughter offence in Qld

24 August, 2017 by

Industrial manslaughter offence with harsh penalties is one of 58 recommended legislative changes for Queensland.

Extreme weather puts emergency volunteer safety at risk

24 August, 2017 by

The safety of emergency volunteers during extreme weather events will be a topic under discussion at the AFAC17 powered by INTERSHUTZ conference and exhibition in Sydney this September.

Death in strong winds prompts safety warning

18 August, 2017 by

Powerful winds have injured or killed two workers in NSW during August.

Hostility increasing in the workplace

18 August, 2017 by

Nearly one-fifth of US workers say their workplace is hostile or threatening, according to new research.

Enerpac Goal Zero Safety Program on-site safety training

18 August, 2017 by | Supplied by: Enerpac Div/Actuant Australia

Enerpac Goal Zero Safety Program on-site safety training is designed to optimise the uptime and performance of widely used tools, while spotlighting workplace hazards and preventable accidents.

Electrical wiring rules updated by Standards Australia

17 August, 2017 by

A new edition of the Wiring Rules will be published later in 2017, with a transitional process being implemented ahead of the update.

Improving safety outcomes with online risk and compliance management

16 August, 2017 by | Supplied by: Safety for Life

Managing risk and compliance is an essential part of any business, but it requires the effective management of documents.

Heart Foundation workplace physical activity toolkit

16 August, 2017 by | Supplied by: The Heart Foundation

The Heart Foundation workplace physical activity toolkit is designed to assist in evaluating Move More, Sit Less programs in the workplace.

Do employers have the right to direct employees to provide further medical information?

16 August, 2017 by Kerry Foster, Director, Active Occupational Health Services | Supplied by: Active Occupational Health Services

Kerry Foster from Active Occupational Health Services answers this question.

Standards Australia development process review begins

15 August, 2017 by

A Technical Governance Review of its standards development process has been commenced by Standards Australia.

The key trends improving workplace safety

15 August, 2017 by

Several emerging trends that will help to improve workplace health and safety have been identified by Bodycare Workplace Solutions.

Top safety tips from St John Ambulance

10 August, 2017 by | Supplied by: St John Ambulance Australia

St John Ambulance Victoria has compiled a list of tips to help workplaces stay safe and avoid accidents.

One week to go until SAFETYconnect 2017

10 August, 2017 by

Don't miss out on attending SAFETYconnect 2017 — register now to join more than 450 professionals at the event next week.

Choosing the correct mobile device for your compliance software

10 August, 2017 by Gareth Higgins, Pervidi | Supplied by: Techs4Biz

Choosing the correct hardware for your inspection software is vital in order to perform rigorous and effective inspections.

Master Builders initiative supports women in construction

10 August, 2017 by

Research indicates that when women enter the construction industry they often do not stay there for long.

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