Food Safety Tips: Raw Meat

Food Safety Tips: Raw Meat by Emily Kaltman Restaurants are held to strict standards of food safety, but food safety practices shouldn’t stop as you leave the cafe. It is important to practice proper food safety at home, especially when handling raw meats. These tips can act as a quick review before you cook your …

A Guide for Steel Safety

A Guide for Steel Safety Metal Manufacturing Industry Guide to Safety 2013/14 – Released The Commonwealth, state and territory governments have agreed to harmonised work health and safety laws to improve work health and safety, provide consistent protection for Australian workers and reduce the regulatory burden. This includes any worker, contractor or manager working within …

When is a child not a child and what does that have to do with WHS harmonisation?

When is a child not a child and what does that have to do with WHS harmonisation? Louisa Chesswas In workplace health and safety in Australia many current discussions revolve around harmonisation of WHS. It has, to date, not exactly been successful, but one only needs to look at legislative differences in other areas to …

Links to Free Safety Resources

Links to Free Safety Resources Occupational Safety Council of America http://www.osca.com/ OSCA provides safety consulting, computer based training and employee testing services. Some useful Safety Links sent in by M Peng from http://educatorlabs.org/ Workplace Safety & Health http://www.dol.gov/dol/topic/safety-health/  Right to Know vs. Right to Understand: OSHA’s Changing Training Standards http://etraintoday.com/blog/right-to-know-understand-osha-training-standards/  Effective Workplace Safety & Health Management Systems …

Floor Cable Covers

Floor Cable Covers – trip prevention and cable protection for hard floor surfaces and carpet One of my pet hates is exposed cabling running across floors. Its not only an eyesore but presents a number of safety hazards and risks. Here is a guide to selecting the best products and examples of a few of …