Coronavirus – COVID-19

Coronavirus – COVID-19

The Novel (meaning New) Coronavirus is a previously unidentified virus from the coronavirus family which cause illnesses ranging from the common cold to Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) and Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS). The virus is also called...
WHS Manual Review

WHS Manual Review

We are nearly at the end of January, everyone is getting back into the swing of work for this new year now and it’s a great time for your WHS Manual review. Whatever safety documents you currently have in place, one of the most critical aspects of managing them is...
Christmas Party Safety

Christmas Party Safety

Your work Christmas party can be a great way to unwind at the end of a long year.  It is also a great way to thank employees for their hard work. Because this is considered a work event, Workplace Health and Safety Laws are still applicable so you need to ensure you...
Safe Driving

Safe Driving

Driving motor vehicles can be a significant part of a worker’s day. The hazards when driving may include: poor weather or road conditions fatigue and driving when tired rushing due to tight timeframes and scheduling of work distractions within the vehicle (i.e. mobile...
Subcontractor Management

Subcontractor Management

You may be contracting in someone to perform a specialist task in your workplace — but that doesn’t mean you can contract out your safety obligations. The safety of the contractors who you employ (and their workers) must be managed the same way you would manage the...
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