Safety + Injury Management Blog

Top 5 Frequently Asked Questions: Incident Reporting

Posted by Recovery Partners on Jun 11, 2019 11:46:13 AM

1. What is the Injury Reporting Centre (IRC)?

 An early intervention triage service designed to assist workers with work related injuries, to determine and guide the best course of action...

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What You Need On Your Workplace Noticeboard

Posted by Recovery Partners on May 1, 2018 3:08:00 PM

Noticeboards are a great communication tool but did you know that some states require specific information to be displayed in the workplace? Are you complying with these requirements? To help you...

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Top 5 Tips to Manage Chronic Pain

Posted by Recovery Partners on Feb 16, 2018 3:31:32 PM

 

Just about everyone experiences pain sometimes, but for some people, the pain can last longer than the typical healing time. Chronic pain can persist for months, sometimes even years and can...

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The Ultimate Guide to Types of Chronic Pain 

Posted by Coen Teunissen on Feb 12, 2018 3:15:16 PM
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Workplace Noticeboard Requirements

Posted by Recovery Partners on Dec 14, 2017 12:24:07 PM

Noticeboards are a great communication tool but did you know that some states require specific information to be displayed in the workplace? Are you complying with these requirements? To help you...

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Warning: Employers Liable for Fatigue Injuries

Posted by Recovery Partners on Oct 9, 2017 2:45:00 PM

If employees are suffering from work related fatigue your organisation could be held liable for any accidents or injuries that occur outside of the workplace. Recent case law demonstrates that...

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If an ambulance is called for an employee at work, who pays the bill?

Posted by Recovery Partners on Jun 21, 2017 2:00:00 PM

 

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What is 'Tech Neck' and How Does It Affect You?

Posted by Recovery Partners on May 19, 2017 1:00:00 PM

 

Do you spend a lot of time texting, emailing from your phone, flicking through social media, or just generally looking down at a screen?  I'm guessing your answer will be yes, since on average,...

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Recovery At Work Guide For Injured Workers (NSW)

Posted by Recovery Partners on Oct 21, 2016 1:53:07 PM

The State Insurance Regulation Association (SIRA) (formerly WorkCover NSW) have recently issued this updated guide to provide pro-active information to injured workers.

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Everything You Need To Know About Safety Consultation

Posted by Dina Gouda on Oct 17, 2016 3:45:29 PM

 

Consultation is the sharing of relevant information about WHS and welfare with workers and other interested parties. It provides workers with a reasonable opportunity to:

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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