Are you aware of your workplace's fire evacuation plan? See the results from the latest Safe-T-Bulletin poll here.
Veterinarians are subject to a unique range of workplace hazards on a daily basis, making it essential to keep health and safety top of mind.
This article contains a calendar of upcoming Greencap breakfast seminars.
A house-demolition excavator collided with live overhead powerlines in an incident on Phillip Island, Victoria, in February 2015. The demolition company has now been charged $25,000 by the court for failing to follow safe procedures, which could have put lives at risk.
Hosting the Commonwealth Games is more than a precise exercise in logistics, it also poses unique workplace health and safety challenges.
Morning peak hour traffic had just begun to subside late last year when Brisbane bus driver Manmeet Alisher stopped to pick up passengers. Minutes later, he was engulfed in flames after a man boarding the bus threw an incendiary device at him. As terrified passengers fled out the back door, Alisher, who'd only been on the job a few months, burned to death behind the wheel.
In this article, we provide a straightforward guide to your obligations and best practice for ensuring workplace safety around machinery, to minimise the risk of serious harm in the workplace.
JLT hosted an important NSW workers compensation panel discussion with icare and EML representatives to help clients navigate the changing workers compensation landscape.
Do you believe your workplace health and safety policy and procedure updates are communicated to employees effectively? See the results from the latest Safe-T-Bulletin poll here.
How one man created a community around an emergency plan and drill that saved 2700 people.
The Victorian government is introducing road rules to protect emergency workers on the road.
Stress at the workplace can lead to unhappy, unhealthy employees. However, there are practical and easy measures to start actively preventing stress. Start by identifying triggers of stress to their workplace, such as the environment, inflexible working hours and tailoring actions to address these risks.
The WorkSafe Legislation Amendment Bill 2017 (Vic.) (the Bill) will soon be passed, introducing changes to the Occupational Health & Safety Act 2004 (Vic.) (the Act) as well as other safety and compensation legislation.
Workers compensation cost of claims reports are coming into focus as 30 June approaches.
This article includes insights from safety professionals about what leaders need to do to deliver on WHS outcomes.