A Work Health and Safety Fail

A work health and safety fail. How a customer’s work health and safety fail gave him a wakeup call. “How dare you!” This was the angry statement that greeted me as I met with my valued customer. I’d subcontracted to this business for years and the owner had become a friend.

Small Business and the Health & Safety System

Does My Small Business Need A Health & Safety System? For small businesses, establishing a health & safety system early is essential. Why? Even a small business owner has a health & safety Duty of Care. Just because a business is small it’s not immune to the hazards that can kill or maim. Even a […]

Forklift Safety – Is it Wise or a Waste?

Forklift Safety – Is it Wise or a Waste? Forklift safety is often a low priority despite forklifts being one of the most hazardous workplace vehicles. Forklifts continue to be a significant source of accidents in the workplace. Unfortunately, the forklift’s ease and simplicity of use make them an accident waiting to happen. Workers with […]

What is a Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS)

What Is A Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS)? A SWMS or Safe Work Method Statement is required by law in Australia when carrying out high-risk construction work. A SWMS defines the method by which you will carry out the tasks and activities of a job safely. The SWMS enables everyone from the Principal Contractor to […]

Safety Management System Gives Peace Of Mind

A Good Safety Management System Is An Asset A good safety management system makes it easier to manage the 101 issues you’re required to initiate at your workplace. However, it can do much more If you run a business, chances are you’re very good at it, but you know that health and safety laws have […]

Incident Management System Design

Incidents happen! An incident management system is a critical part of a health and safety system. Even businesses with the most diligently managed system can have an incident occur at almost any time. A good incident management system will track every factor relating to an incident such as; Details of the incident People involved Assets […]

Health And Safety Monitoring – Why It’s Critical

Why Health and Safety Monitoring Is Necessary Health and safety monitoring is critical because your business is undergoing constant change. New machinery and tools, new systems, new approaches to tasks and new workers all impact health and safety in many ways. When these changes impact your cost structure, you’ll almost certainly go to your accounting […]

Health and Safety Consultants For FREE

What if You Could Access FREE Health and Safety Consultants? What if you had a team of health and safety consultants who would work for no extra than your current labour costs? In addition, these consultants were also skilled in the processes of your business, AND they offered to take on the daily management of […]