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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…
Photo of a building under construction at dusk 16 June 2021The Australian Government WHS Accreditation Scheme has reached a significant milestone this month, with the value of Scheme projects surpassing $150…
Scaffolding on a large building 07 June 2021Throughout May, the Hazard 2020 Safety Campaign has seen a significant improvement in companies meeting some of the WHS Accreditation Scheme…
Man next to pile of unbuilt scaffolding beams 17 May 2021On Thursday 29 April 2021 the Office of the Federal Safety Commissioner (OFSC) held the second of the Hazard 2020 webinar series, with a focus this…