Schoolies face Gold Coast balcony ban We wrote about this issue 3 years ago and it is still ongoing despite a tragic balcony death last year! Some apartment owners are doing the right thing. See recent article in the Courier Mail Having nearly been hit by a watermelon thrown of a balcony a few … [Read more...] about Schoolies face Gold Coast balcony ban
Swimming Pool Safety Inspections
Swimming Pool Safety Inspections As expected in the lead up to the December 1st implementation of new swimming pool safety regulations, their will be a lot of new companies or expansion of services of existing companies who want to take advantage of the compulsory pool inspection requirements. … [Read more...] about Swimming Pool Safety Inspections
WHSO no longer required in QLD?
WHSO no longer required in QLD? Recent edition of UQ OHS News expresses concerns about the place of WHSO under new National Harmonisation Laws: The first and most significant of these is the proposed abolition of the Workplace Health and Safety Officer (WHSO) and changing OH&S representatives … [Read more...] about WHSO no longer required in QLD?
The Importance of a Good Pair of Safety Boots
The Importance of a Good Pair of Safety Boots This is not an advertisement or product review. This story was sent in by a highly respected member of the Safety Community: “I got this jewellers type flat blade screw driver in the sole of my boot when walking around a workplace and thankfully I … [Read more...] about The Importance of a Good Pair of Safety Boots