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image of the front page of the OFSC Hazard 2020 midpoint review report 17 September 2021The Federal Safety Commissioner’s Hazard 2020 Campaign Update, published today, demonstrates good safety improvements with regard to mobile plant…
Photo of a woman in a high visibility vest and hart hat holding a blueprint 01 September 2021The Federal Safety Commissioner has published an updated fact sheet on verifying the Competency of mobile plant operators. The updated fact sheet…
Picture of COVID-19 with text saying COVID-19 update 23 August 2021A message from the Federal Safety Commissioner, David Denney: The current outbreak of the Delta strain of COVID-19 around Australia is the most…
Photo of 3 construction workers looking at blue prints 18 August 2021The Federal Safety Commissioner’s (FSC) Accreditation Scheme Snapshot provides up to date data analysis on a quarterly basis. The past three months…
Photo of a large building with scaffolding on it 05 August 2021The Federal Safety Commissioner’s year-long Hazard 2020 safety campaign is now three-quarters complete. Trends from previous months remain largely…
Company logo of COLAS 03 August 2021WHS Accreditation Scheme accredited company, COLAS, embraces new safety tech to reduce hazards in using mobile plant. Interactions between people and…
Photo of an articualted Franna Crane 28 July 2021The Federal Safety Commissioner’s third Hazard 2020 Safety Campaign webinar was held on Thursday 15 July. This webinar focused on managing the risks…
Man on building site holding ipad. 28 July 2021The Federal Safety Commissioner’s 2020 Accreditation Census showed continued strong support for the work of the Office of the Federal Safety…
Photo of modern scaffolding on the outside of a building 28 July 2021Hazard 2020 safety campaign results to the end of June 2021 show continuing improvements in the safe operation of mobile plant. However, mobile…
Company logo of Buildcorp 02 July 2021Scheme accredited company BuildCorp is taking a personal approach to onsite safety Having a workplace culture that embraces safety is critical to…