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Know your obligations … There is often confusion and misinformation around the safety management requirements for small business Whilst business owners and managers work both

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Confused about your safety obligations?

Know your obligations … There is often confusion and misinformation around the safety management requirements for small business Whilst business owners and managers work both

SafeWork NSW Inspectors focus on the building & Construction Industry

SafeWork NSW Inspectors focus on the building & Construction Industry

Following several serious injuries on work sites throughout the NSW, and the prosecution of the Hunter-based Landmark Roofing which was fined $400,000 in the NSW District Court last week for a safety breach that led to the death of Brayden Asser. The 20-year-old fell six metres through a roof at Mayfield West in 2018

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Asbestos Inspection before Renovation - Australian Workplace Safety

Asbestos Inspection before Renovation

Asbestos is a previously common building material that is now recognised as harmful to human health. During the late 20th century, scientists and doctors established

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Skin Protection

Do you work with chemicals, cement, paint, or adhesives?

Many of the substances used in these materials can cause skin irritation. Which can result in burns, dermatitis, and other skin concerns.

Symptoms:
  • Red or swollen fingers
  • Cracked itchy skin
  • Crusting or thickening of skin in exposed areas
  • Blisters
  • Burns
Protect your Skin:
  • Keep your arms and clothing dry, wearing the correct PPE, such as gloves, overalls, and footwear. If you work outside apply sunscreen on a regular basis
  • Wear gloves when handling the materials and substances
  • Wash your hands on a regular basis
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