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Promoting a Positive Safety Culture

21 August, 2017

VIC Construction Site Safety Guide 2017/18 – Released


Eye-opening truths about workplace eye injuries

21 August, 2017 by Matthew O’Connor* | Supplied by: Employsure Pty Ltd

Driving to work, watching a video or sending a text — many of us take these activities for granted. Despite the importance of vision for most work and leisure activities, eye safety is sometimes neglected by many business employers.


Latest Quick Poll Response from Safe-T-Bulletin 477

17 August, 2017

Do you have a plan in place for a potential threat associated with terrorism? See the results from the latest Safe-T-Bulletin poll here.


Safety on the Field

08 August, 2017

Sporting Amenities Guide to Workplace Safety 2017/18 – Released


Latest Quick Poll Response from Safe-T-Bulletin 476

02 August, 2017

Are you exposed to noises over 85 dB in your workplace? See the results from the latest Safe-T-Bulletin poll here.


What were they thinking? The emotional brain in safety

02 August, 2017 by Nada Wentzel, Global Solutions Director, The Jonah Group | Supplied by: The Jonah Group

Following an incident, you'll often hear people say, "What were they thinking?" This comment implies that the individual was consciously thinking and making logical choices. Based on neuroscience, we know that the majority of behaviour is driven by the emotional brain and not the logical brain. For this reason, we need to understand the brain and how it works.


Lack of routine maintenance proves deadly for recycler

02 August, 2017

A waste recycling worker died after being hit in the head by scrap metal. The business has been fined $200,000 in the Richlands Magistrates Court.


Company convicted for exposing workers to asbestos

31 July, 2017

Failure to handle and safely dispose of asbestos has led to the fine and conviction of a Brisbane roofing company.


Drilling Down on Safety in the Dental Industry

24 July, 2017

Dental Professionals Guide to Safety & Hygiene 2017/18 – Released


Latest Quick Poll Response from Safe-T-Bulletin 475

20 July, 2017

Does your workplace have a specific injury prevention program for workers aged over 45? See the results from the latest Safe-T-Bulletin poll here.


Building a resilient ageing workforce

19 July, 2017 by Terry Wong, General Manager, Move 4 Life | Supplied by: Move 4 Life Pty Limited

We are living longer, we are working longer and the risk of injury increases as we age. Unfortunately the challenges associated with an ageing workforce aren't going away, and are actually expected to intensify as the years go on.


Upcoming Greencap complimentary breakfast seminars

19 July, 2017

This article contains a calendar of upcoming Greencap breakfast seminars.


Prioritising Safety in the HVAC & R Industry

10 July, 2017

Workers in the Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Industry are exposed to a number of risks on a daily basis.


Latest Quick Poll Response from Safe-T-Bulletin 474

05 July, 2017

Are you aware of your workplace's fire evacuation plan? See the results from the latest Safe-T-Bulletin poll here.


Preventing Hazards in the Veterinary Industry

30 June, 2017

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.


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