The Model WHS Legislation – What does not work and why

The Model WHS Legislation – What does not work and why by Bernard Corden A reasonable estimate of economic organization must allow for the fact that, unless industry is to be paralyzed by recurrent revolts on the part of outraged human nature, it must satisfy criteria, which are not purely economic R H Tawney - …

People are our greatest assets, not paperwork

People are our greatest assets, not paperwork If you have been following this blog for even a little while you would have realised that I am definitely not a proponent of focusing purely on legislative compliance, reliance on technology, convoluted systems producing reams of paper work that nobody reads let alone understand or, following stupid …

DIY WHS Management System Guide

Review - Workplace Health and Safety Management Systems - D.I.Y Guide UPDATE: THIS BOOK IS NOW FREE!! Download here: http://bennsons.com/home-2/  We just received our copy of this new book by Jessica Urquhart After reading the initial description of the book: Workplace Health and Safety Management Systems – D.I.Y Guide offers practical, simple, compliant solutions in developing, …

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 …

The New Work Health and Safety Legislation

The New Work Health and Safety Legislation – A Practical Guide BUY A COPY HERE The new Work Health and Safety uniform laws impose extensive obligations on those who conduct a business or undertaking to ensure the safety of anyone who may be affected by the operation of the business or undertaking. These obligations are …