Safety + Injury Management Blog

144 work-related fatalities in 2018: Findings from Safe Work Australia

Posted by Recovery Partners on Dec 5, 2019 5:15:00 PM
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T'was the night before Christmas

Posted by Recovery Partners on Dec 4, 2019 9:19:40 AM

 

There are only a few more sleeps 'til Christmas.

Like many workplace including construction sites, we are now in the wind down mode…..for some that is……but for some worksites, it’s hurry up and...

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Playing it safe: Managing drugs and alcohol in the workplace

Posted by Recovery Partners on Nov 15, 2019 12:00:00 PM

 

Issues around drug use are never far from the headlines in Australia, and the last few weeks have been no exception. The impending changes to cannabis possession laws in the ACT are a hot topic...

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Grow a mo to support a bro: Movember puts men’s health in the spotlight

Posted by Recovery Partners on Nov 13, 2019 12:08:11 PM

 

It can be very difficult for men to talk about any struggles they’re having with their mental health, but the team behind the Movember campaign is determined to change this. With a focus on...

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Asbestos Facts for National Asbestos Awareness Month

Posted by Recovery Partners on Nov 11, 2019 10:21:22 AM

 

If you’re sitting in an Australian building that was constructed prior to 1990, it’s likely that it contains some asbestos. Many schools, homes, public amenities and offices across Australia...

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The 'new Asbestos' - Crystalline Silica: What is it and what are the Health Risks associated with it?

Posted by Recovery Partners on Nov 1, 2019 9:56:00 AM

 

Crystalline silica has been labelled the 'new asbestos'. Crystalline silica, its use in engineered stone and the risks posed by respirable silica dust, has been making headlines in Australian...

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Managing Workplace Fatigue - Fly In Fly Out Workers

Posted by Recovery Partners on Oct 30, 2019 9:27:29 AM
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Halloween Pumpkin Carving Safe Work Procedure

Posted by Recovery Partners on Oct 29, 2019 1:48:56 PM

 

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Diligence by name, diligence by nature: Revolutionise your WHS Management!

Posted by Recovery Partners on Oct 29, 2019 9:01:57 AM
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RTW Challenges: "Sometimes workers start to believe they are their injury"

Posted by Recovery Partners on Oct 21, 2019 1:43:39 PM

Case study: *Alison, QLD

Recovery Partners provided: Occupational Rehabilitation 

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Disclaimer – these articles are provided to supply general safety information to people responsible for OHS in their organisation. They are general in nature and do not substitute for legal and/or professional advice. We always suggest that organisations obtain information specific to their needs. Additional information can be found at www.workcover.nsw.au