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Managing health and safety your role as a manager/ supervisor

Posted by Richard Forster on 3 September 2019

The guidance below has been provided by WorkSafe Victoria to assist in determining competency of managers to manage health and safety. See how your managers stack up against the dot points below. If the employer appoints its own representative for the purpose of issue resolution, the employ...
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Crystalline Silica

Posted by Ian Good on 20 August 2019
The recent reports on the 'epidemic' of crystalline silica diseases likening it to asbestos with the implied message that silicosis and other associated diseases will sweep through the population causing an asbestos like quantum of deaths is disingenuous. Rather than creating this ...
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Dangerous Goods in Tunnels Discussions

Posted by Andy Perry on 9 August 2019
An interesting article has been released by austroads.com.au that highlights work has commenced on assessing the risks of carrying dangerous goods through tunnels. With the increase of population, congestion on our roads and continued time pressure demands on logistic company's some states...
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Get rid of GHS hazard statement and precautionary statement codes in Safety Data Sheets (SDS)

Posted by Ian Good on 14 May 2019
Below is a direct extract from the Safe Work Australia's (SWA) Preparation of safety data sheets for hazardous chemicals - Code of Practice. The red highlighted sections are what many SDS authoring companies are completely ignoring. Some SDS authors that I have consulted referred to the wo...
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Recommended changes to the Model Work Health Safety Laws!

Posted by Andy Perry on 1 May 2019
What does it mean to you?    Safe Work Australia has conducted an independent review of the Model Work Health and Safety (WHS) Laws and have made 34 recommendations that may impact organisations and/or individuals in the future. The review was undertaken to support the Austra...
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Managing health and safety your role as a manager/ supervisor

Posted by Richard Forster on 3 September 2019

The guidance below has been provided by WorkSafe Victoria to assist in determining competency of managers to manage health and safety. See how ...
Posted in: Richard Forster  

Crystalline Silica

Posted by Ian Good on 20 August 2019
The recent reports on the 'epidemic' of crystalline silica diseases likening it to asbestos with the implied message that silicosis and ...
Posted in: Ian Good  
< Previous | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | Next >

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