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Excavator in the midst of a stepped excavation 13 December 2022The Federal Safety Commissioner’s November WHS webinar focused on excavation risk management. The webinar covered WHS Accreditation Scheme audit…
Speech bubble with What's Up? written in it 01 December 2022The Federal Safety Commissioner and Ventia have launched new safety training and resources to raise awareness, educate and improve scaffolding safety…
One worker clasping hands with and patting shoulder of second worker 07 September 2022The Federal Safety Commissioner’s August webinar aimed to expand understanding of what can cause mental health hazards in the building industry, the…
Photo of 3 construction workers looking at blue prints 24 August 2022The Federal Safety Commissioner’s WHS Accreditation Scheme Snapshot grants an up-to-date data analysis on a quarterly basis. For the first time in…
Photos of traffic management barricades on the side of a road 08 August 2022The Federal Safety Commissioner’s July WHS webinar focused on temporary traffic management. The webinar aimed to increase education and awareness…
Photo of stairs to roof in facade of building 06 July 2022Today, the OFSC published the final results of its 12-month Hazard 2020 safety campaign that ran across 2020 and 2021. The Hazard 2020 Campaign…
Paynters logo 28 June 2022Watch our new case study video highlighting the innovative safety practices of Scheme accredited builder Paynters on their upgrade of the Berlasco…
Mobile crane stabilising arm on sole boards 22 June 2022The Office of the Federal Safety Commissioner (OFSC) has developed new guidance - Considerations for Mobile Crane Ground Conditions -  to help…
One worker clasping hands with and patting shoulder of second worker 20 June 2022The Office of the Federal Safety Commissioner (OFSC) has launched a new mental health webpage to assist building companies to connect with mental…
Photo of Building progress 134. At 47 Beane St. Gosford. September 2018 17 June 2022The Federal Safety Commissioner’s most recent WHS webinar focused on scaffolding risk management. The webinar was part of the Office of the Federal…