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Building site at dusk The Office of the Federal Safety Commissioner (OFSC) is increasing industry awareness of the Australian Government WHS Accreditation Scheme with the…
Federal Safety Commissioner David Denney As part of National Safe Work Month, the Office Federal Safety Commissioner today launched its Hazard 2020 campaign. Hazard 2020 is the first data-…
Picture of COVID-19 with text saying COVID-19 update A message from the Federal Safety Commissioner, David Denney: As the COVID-19 situation in Melbourne and greater Victoria continues to evolve and…
Picture of COVID-19 with text saying COVID-19 update The Victorian Government has announced Stay at Home Directions for metropolitan Melbourne and Mitchell Shire from 11:59pm on Wednesday 8 July until…
Man looking at construction site Over the past fifteen years the Office of the Federal Safety Commissioner has been committed to ensuring industry best practice safety is implemented…
Picture of COVID-19 with text saying COVID-19 update The Federal Safety Commissioner has announced an update to the operations of the WHS Accreditation Scheme in relation to COVID-19 restrictions. The…
photo of a magnifying glass over text saying mental health Managing the mental health of workers is an ongoing challenge for the building and construction industry. The added pressures of COVID-19…
a female construction worker checking the temperature of a male employee with a face mask on The Office of the Federal Safety Commissioner (OFSC) continuously seeks opportunities to assist accredited builders and the building industry…
Picture of COVID-19 with text saying COVID-19 update The Federal Safety Commissioner’s Industry Reference Group (IRG) held a special meeting late last month to exchange information and experience…
Picture of COVID-19 with text saying COVID-19 update Federal Safety Commissioner, David Denney, has published a practical guidance for accredited companies on minimising the spread of COVID-19…