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Audit program sets sights on mining aviation safety

28 October, 2020 | Supplied by: Flight Safety Foundation

The Basic Aviation Risk Standard program, implemented by the Flight Safety Foundation, has reduced aviation accidents in the mining sector since 2012.


WorkSafe ACT enforces residential construction safety

23 October, 2020

As part of Operation Safe Project, WorkSafe ACT inspectors have visited 10 residential construction sites to improve industry safety standards.


Compliance audit findings for high-risk construction work

21 October, 2020

SafeWork SA has released the findings of its compliance audit focusing on Safe Work Method Statements for high-risk construction work.


Augusta Zadow Award winners revealed for 2020

15 October, 2020

The winners of the 2020 Augusta Zadow Awards will test the effectiveness of VR-based training for forklift operation and co-design safety workshops for students.


Second compliance audit for SA on silica dust exposure

07 October, 2020

Following compliance audits for respirable crystalline silica dust exposure risks in 2019, SafeWork SA will perform a second round of audits in October 2020.


Enhancing WHSE and safety reporting with NLG narratives

06 October, 2020 by Simon Geragthy, Safety Reporting Advisor, Relius Reports | Supplied by: Relius Reports

How can the use of Natural Language Generation (NLG) make it easier to generate custom WHSE reports where the data has been accurately analysed and interpreted?


Nominations open for 2021 Comcare National WHS Awards

02 October, 2020

The 2021 Comcare National Work Health and Safety Awards are now accepting nominations for excellence in workplace health and safety.


INX Assessor practical assessments

01 October, 2020 | Supplied by: INX Software Pty Ltd

With INX Assessor, training administrators can leverage the form template designer capability to create and manage a library of assessment forms for assessors to conduct and record practical assessments.


Second scaffolding safety blitz for NSW

01 October, 2020

A new scaffolding safety blitz has been announced for NSW construction sites, after a recent safety blitz saw 800 notices issued across the state.


NT employers urged to partake in National Safe Work Month

01 October, 2020

Registrations are open for the Northern Territory's National Safe Work Month activities, with events available online as webinars for employers and workers alike.


WorkSafe Tasmania using tech to streamline incident reporting

30 September, 2020

WorkSafe Tasmania has launched an online notification process to help businesses streamline the way they report workplace deaths, fatalities and incidents.


Jurisdiction road map: National Safe Work Month 2020

28 September, 2020 by Dr Joseph Brennan, Editor, Safety Solutions

We detail national initiatives, plus activities at a state and territory level, to explore the Australia-wide plan this October to promote WHS through COVID-19.


Two regional deaths prompt WorkSafe WA investigation

23 September, 2020

WorkSafe WA investigators are inspecting two separate incidents that led to the deaths of two men in Emu Flats and Benger.


Take5apps T5 App

22 September, 2020 | Supplied by: Take5apps

The T5 app incorporates five safety reporting apps in one and features date and time stamped reporting of risks and hazards, for improved safety reporting.


WorkSafe Victoria reviews young worker compensation payments

18 September, 2020

WorkSafe Victoria is reviewing weekly compensation payments for young workers, after an error in calculating increment dates was discovered in 2019.


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