Federal Safety Commissioner Alan Edwards shares his thoughts on the recently announced improvements to the Scheme.
Important improvements to the Australian Government Building and Construction WHS Accreditation Scheme 22 October 2014
The Australian Government today announced improvements to modernise and streamline the Office of the Federal Safety Commissioner and the Australian Government Building and Construction WHS Accreditation Scheme.
Hand Safety Case Study Released 9 October 2014
The OFSC has released a new case study on fsc.gov.au detailing a number of initiatives accredited companies have undertaken to help combat hand injuries.
First fully Indigenous owned company becomes accredited 4 September 2014
Pacific Services Group Holdings Pty Ltd has become the first 100% Indigenous owned company to be accredited under the Scheme.
The Federal Safety Commissioner, Alan Edwards, recently visited the Regional Rail Link Authority in Melbourne.
International company fact sheets now available 27 June 2014
The OFSC has released two new fact sheets regarding international companies on fsc.gov.au.
The latest OFSC Biannual Data Analysis Report is now available online.
Origin Alliance Case Study 28 May 2014
A new case study examining the award winning safety management system used by the Origin Alliance on their Ipswich Motorway Upgrade: Dinmore to Goodna (D2G) project has been published on fsc.gov.au.
FSC Updates Top Ten Corrective Action Reports 16 April 2014
A new fact sheet has been published on fsc.gov.au updating the top ten most commonly issued Corrective Action Reports (CARs) at first time accreditation audits for 2012-2013.
Discussion paper for the review of the Office of the Federal Safety Commissioner released. 24 February 2014
The discussion paper for the review of the Office of the Federal Safety Commissioner is now available:
Brighton Bypass Case Study 30 January 2014
The OFSC has released a case study detailing the outstanding safety performance of accredited contractors Thiess, John Holland, VEC Civil Engineering, and Hazell Bros Group while working on Brighton Bypass project in Tasmania.
A Chat With Tim Cotton 6 January 2014
In the latest interview in our ‘A Chat With…’ series we talk to Tim Cotton, Workplace Health Safety Environment & Quality (WHSEQ) Manager at McMahon Services.