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Raising awareness Safe design, or safety in design, is about hazard identification and risk management early in the design phase to eliminate or…
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Small business making a difference D Williams Builders is a small building contractor that has provided commercial building and maintenance services…
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The challenge For all of the recent advancements in technology and equipment, building and construction is still a very ‘hands on’ industry. It…
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Multinational company hails FSC accreditation as best practise! Bouygues Construction Australia, part of the massive French multi-national group…
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Background Three companies accredited under the Australian Building and Construction WHS Accreditation Scheme (the Scheme) won the Safe Work…
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Background Musculoskeletal injuries are common in the building and construction industry. Despite the mechanisation of many tasks, heavy and awkward…
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A small business initiative Dalma Formwork (Australia) Pty Ltd is a small family owned company which has been carrying out formwork on large scale…
Safety and Health lessons learnt: Formwork Incident
Introduction This report has been prepared to share the lessons learnt from a formwork failure incident. The incident involved the structural failure…
Site safety management plan: Walker Corporation
Introduction The Broadway Shopping Centre, originally the landmark Grace Bros department store on Broadway, was built in 1904 with distinctive and…
Driving cultural change in small business: Sharpe Bros
Safety is everyone’s responsibility Safety in the workplace is everyone’s responsibility. But instilling a culture of responsible safety behaviour…