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What compels organisations to be compliant with Health & Safety regulations?

No matter the size of your business you need to manage your health & safety responsibilities efficiently and effectively. Accidents and ill-health cost businesses both time and money. 288 more words

Compliance Management

Industrial psychologist says mining managers need to 'dramatically re-think' approach to safety

ABC Rural News Eliza Rogers 21 August 2015

Mining companies pride themselves on the absence of accidents as an indicator of their commitment to safety, but one expert says that mindset is fuelling safety failures. 58 more words

Forensic Pathology

Highest number of coal mining deaths in Queensland in 20 years, mining safety conference hears

ABC News 18 August 2015

Four coal miners died in Queensland in the last year, the highest death toll in 20 years, a mining safety conference has heard. 44 more words

Forensic Pathology

Jason Garrels coronial inquest: Contractor referred to Queensland Police after workplace electrocution

ABC News Jonathan Hair and Alyse Edwards 12 August 2015

An electrical contractor has been referred to police by a coroner for criminal charges after a young man was electrocuted at work in central Queensland. 57 more words

Forensic Pathology

Health Check: the low-down on standing desks

The Conversation Josephine Chau, Lina Engelen 3 August 2015

Standing desks, or sit-stand contraptions, are an effective way for office workers to incorporate more standing into their workday. 31 more words

Occupational Health & Safety

ISO 45001 Moves in the Right Direction towards Publication


As organisations are responsible for minimising the risk of harm to both its employees and people affected by their activities, they are under unsurmountable pressure to ensure they manage their occupational health and safety risks. 387 more words

ISO Standards

New figures show quad bikes are a farmer's enemy

ABC Rural News Lara Webster 24 July 2015

The latest statistics from Farmsafe Australia show quad bikes are at the top of the danger list for farmers. 47 more words

Forensic Pathology