Asbestos Awareness, do your workers need to be trained?

Asbestos Awareness Asbestos is a naturally occurring rock fibre mined in much the same way as any other mineral out of the ground. It may be through open cut or tunnelling. The mined lumps are broken down into loose fibres by milling on site and transported to the...

Improved safety through Amusement Device Inspections

Amusement Device Inspections Millions of families across the world go on vacations to locations filled with amusement rides to thrill and excite the senses. Rides of various types from each of these locations compete to attract visitors to these parks along with other...

Quad bikes and side-by-side vehicles safety

Quad Bikes and Side by Side safety in review Quad Bikes and Side by Side (SSV) vehicles have been involved in several incidents in the past years. Some of these incidents people have been injured and others died. WHSQ has produced a discussion paper taken from the...

Safety Direct, a Safety Management System

Safety Management Systems Developing and implementing a Safety Management System can be an arduous task. You can’t avoid your WHS obligations but you can avoid the pain that often comes with documenting your WHS compliance. We offer Safety DirectTM as a business...

Electrical Test and Tag in a Workplace

Test and Tag Employers have a duty to provide and maintain, so far as is reasonably practicable, a workplace that is safe and without risks to health. They must also provide and maintain safe systems of work for employees involved in the use, inspection and...

Mental Health in the Workplace

Mental Health in the Workplace One in five Australian employees report that they have taken time off work due to feeling mentally unwell in the past 12 months (source Beyondblue). Employers must consider the risks of Mental Health in the Workplace and implement...