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Manual Handling

Manual Handling

Manual Handling – How to prevent workplace injuries When we think of workplace safety, instantly we think about vehicle incidents, electricity problems or even exposure to chemicals. However, based on statistics from Safe Work Australia, musculoskeletal disorders are the most common work-related condition in Australia despite the fact there are known methods to eliminate or minimise […]

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Forklift Safety – Reducing The Risks

Forklift Safety

Forklift Safety – Reducing The Risks Forklifts cause 10 percent of workplace injuries in factories and warehouses. However, most of these incidents can be prevented, especially when workers and businesses work together to improve health and safety at work.  Combining safety equipment, pedestrian and operator safety training, clearly demonstrates that your business takes a proactive approach […]

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Why Housekeeping Is Important

why housekeeping is important

Why housekeeping is important To some people, the word “housekeeping” means cleaning floors, removing dust, and organizing clutter. But in a work setting, it means much more. Housekeeping is crucial to safe workplaces and a good routine will help keep you safe from hazards. So what are the benefits of keeping things spick and span? […]

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Cold Weather Hazards

cold weather habits

Cold Weather Hazards and How To Avoid Them Winter is often a welcome change in Australia after our long, hot summers. With the southern states such as Tasmania, Victoria, SA, ACT and parts of NSW often experiencing freezing overnight temperatures – especially during winter, workers may face cold and possibly slippery conditions on work sites.  Working outdoors is an inevitable part of the job […]

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