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SAFE-T-BULLETIN
Issue 406 - 25 September 2014

 
 
 

Dear Subscriber,

With summer just around the corner, NSCA Foundation encourages everyone to review and revive your emergency preparation plans ahead of the bushfire season. Consult with workers, assess your workplace vulnerability, prepare your bushfire survival plan and practice emergency evacuations. For local advice and information contact your nearest fire brigade or rural fire service. For a checklist on assessing your workplace vulnerability read here »

 
Industry
News

Crashes remain a big killer

Vehicle incidents continue to figure prominently in workplace fatalities. Read more »

Many cautious about returning to work

A significant proportion of injured workers in the Comcare scheme do not feel ready to return to work. Read more »

Tragic end to fun day

Workplace safety inspectors are investigating the tragic death of a young girl at the Royal Adelaide Show in mid September. Read more »

Out of sight, out of mind

Submissions to the Western Australian review into the mental health of fly-in fly-out (FIFO) workers close tomorrow. Read more »

Crushed to death

A New Zealand manufacturing company has been fined after a 6.5-tonne telehandler crushed a worker. Read more »

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have your say!

A year ago we asked pollsters if they were prepared for a disaster / emergency situation. With the fire season nearly upon us, are we any better prepared a year down the track? Vote today and find out in the next Safe-T-Bulletin how the response compares from then to now.

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People and Asset Risk Specialist (QLD)

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Managing Mental Health at Work

Canberra: 26 November. What does a psychologically healthy workplace look like? Join the discussion and get answers from our panel of experts. FREE for Members. Read more »

 
 

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Safety and Hygiene for Beauty Therapists 2014/15

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