Understanding the role that attitudes and beliefs play in driving safe workplace behavior is critical to OHS professionals being able to “sell” safety within a business, according to Dave Whitefield, director of Baseline Training & Consulting.
Four psychologists have been referred to the Australian Health Practitioners Registration Agency (AHPRA), following concerns they were over-servicing or not providing effective services for WorkSafe Victoria clients suffering from a range of potential conditions such as stress or other psychological problems.
NSW WorkCover recently issued a safety alert about hoist gate failures, following a number of recent incidents in which clamps that secure the landing bar of hoist-landing platforms have slipped, allowing the gates to fall free.
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