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One worker clasping hands with and patting shoulder of second worker The 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 The Federal Safety Commissioner’s most recent WHS webinar focused on scaffolding risk management. The webinar was part of the Office of the Federal…
Construction worker reviewing documents and laptop at a table The Federal Safety Commissioner’s WHS Accreditation Scheme Snapshot presents up-to-date data analysis on a quarterly basis. In late March the Scheme…
Photo of Federal Safety Commissioner David Denney with Jordan Sukkar and Nicolas Alvarez from Buildcorp at the 2022 Master Builders Awards The OSFC congratulates Buildcorp for winning the Federal Safety Commissioner's National Excellence in Workplace Health and Safety Award at the Master…
Photo of Building progress 134. At 47 Beane St. Gosford. September 2018 The OFSC hosts regular educational webinars featuring presentations from industry experts and Federal Safety Officer (FSO) guidance on managing on-…
Photo of a road drilling machine drilling road for repair The WestConnex M4-M5 Link Tunnels is a joint venture project between Bouygues Construction Australia, Acciona Infrastructure Projects Australia and…
Aerial photo of the Western Sydney International (Nancy-Bird Walton) Airport airside civil and pavement works project The Australian Government’s Work Health and Safety Accreditation Scheme (the Scheme) recently reached the significant milestone of 2500 projects…
Man on building site holding ipad. From 1 July 2021, new reporting requirements for regulator performance came into effect. The Regulator Performance Guide which replaces the 2014…
Photo of Federal Safety Commissioner David Denney giving a speech at the Master Builders Australia 2021 National Business Excellence Awards Federal Safety Commissioner David Denney urged companies at the Master Builders Australia 2021 National Business Excellence Awards to strive for…
Photo of a construction worker in high vis clothing sweeping gravel on a road The Federal Safety Commissioner’s WHS Accreditation Scheme Snapshot presents up-to-date data analysis on a quarterly basis. Since the Scheme began, 2…