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Making It Easy To Navigate Covid-19 & WHS In Your Workplace

May 22 2020

Covid-19 LogoWith all the rules and regulations in place for Covid-19 it can be hard to navigate your requirements when it comes to WHS. Well Safe Work Australia has taken away some of this complexity and provided comprehensive advice for 23 different types of workplaces on its website. It is easy to navigate and includes guidance related to duties under WHS laws, workers’ rights, cleaning and hygiene, risk assessment, emergency plans, physical distancing, mental health and more. It also provides some great resources such as providing signs and posters that you can print out and use around your workplace this includes posters on what is COVID-19 and how you can stop it spreading, how to wash your hands and the physical distancing requirements. You can check out the Safe Work Australia website here.

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Getaway Show features RoofClimb at Adelaide Oval

October 3 2018

Channel Nine’s Getaway Show features the RIS designed RoofClimb at Adelaide Oval. Watch the Getaway story here. You can also watch the updated video story here.

Warning after two construction falls in less than 24 hours

August 17 2018

WorkSafe is urging employers in the construction industry to be aware of the serious risks when working from height following two serious incidents in the past 24 hours. A man in …

SEA Leads Industry Action on Preventing Workplace Fatalities from Dropped Objects

July 13 2018

The International Safety Equipment Association (ISEA) and American National Standards Institute (ANSI) have developed a first-in-the-industry standard aimed at helping employers reduce the risk of dropped objects incidents in industrial and …

Fall from edge protection system

April 19 2018

In March 2018, a 19 year old worker sustained fracture injuries to both kneecaps, partially severed fingers on one hand and a severe laceration to his calf when he fell approximately …

Safety Alert: Falls through skylights and plastic roof sheeting

April 5 2018

Safework NSW has released a Safety Alert about Falls through skylights and plastic roof sheeting. This safety alert reminds persons of the risks associated with working on roofs with skylights or …

Worker killed in skylight fall

March 13 2018

n February 2018, a worker was killed after falling five metres onto a concrete floor. Early investigations indicate the worker was attending to a radio tower on the roof of a …