Increased cancer risk in shift work – take precautionary action

Cancer risk in shift work : Recent commissioned research from the UK’s premier occupational health and safety professional organisation has indicated that there may be increased incidence of cancers from workers who work shift work, particularly those of women.  Results from the study found that some women may have increased incidence of breast cancers. The [...]

By |2018-09-17T07:47:24+00:00September 17th, 2018|Safety Advice|0 Comments

Why should I hire a work safety consultant?

Hiring an external work safety consultant is a big decision for any business. It’s like having another person on your team who can hit the ground running. You wouldn’t hire an employee without due consideration, so we think it’s equally important when you’re engaging an outside work safety consultant expert to help you navigate [...]

By |2019-01-04T13:39:41+00:00September 13th, 2018|Safety Advice|0 Comments

What makes great safety policy and procedures?

How often have you completed a safety induction and then been handed a mountain of safety policy and procedures to read? Some might even be applicable to the job you have to do, but many won't. Getting through the induction is one thing, but navigating your way through the safety policy and procedures that may [...]

By |2018-11-28T09:47:13+00:00September 5th, 2018|Safety Advice|0 Comments

What is professional safety consulting?

At Safetysure, professional safety consulting means ensuring that our customers expectations are met while following known standards of practice or methodologies for undertaking the work that we do. Work safety is complex multi disciplinary area that requires a breadth of knowledge across disciplines. A professional safety consultant understands his or her limitations and knowledge base [...]

By |2018-11-28T09:50:11+00:00September 4th, 2018|Safety Advice|0 Comments

Workplace health & safety programs to benefit from AI

Workplace health & safety programs are set to be transformed by artificial intelligence (AI) in the future as Microsoft moves to introduce unsafe systems and conditions identification in their Azure Stack. In the May 2017 Microsoft developer conference, the software maker previewed developing software that can track people, tools, and activities in real-time to prevent workplace accidents. Monitoring employees The [...]

By |2019-01-04T13:16:30+00:00September 4th, 2018|Safety Advice|0 Comments

Tips to keep ahead of the Work Health and Safety Act

The recent changes to the Workplace Health & Safety Act legislation in Queensland have increased business’ focus on workplace health and safety. The changes are likely to impact all businesses in Queensland but in particular those businesses that have elected or appointed health and safety representatives We’ve compiled some tips to help you cope with [...]

By |2018-11-28T09:45:47+00:00September 3rd, 2018|Safety Advice|0 Comments

Safety management system standard revised

A new soon to be released Australian standard for safety management system is set to redefine the relationship between Australian standards and legislation. International Standard ISO 45001, Occupational health and safety management systems – Requirements with guidance for use is likely be adopted for use in Australia & New Zealand later this year and replace AS/NZS 4801 [...]

By |2018-11-28T08:21:09+00:00August 30th, 2018|Safety Advice|0 Comments

How to chose a workplace health and safety consultant?

A workplace health and safety consultant can be a great asset to your business, particularly in its' early stages of business growth or if you encounter a safety issue. Choosing the right safety consulting organisation can be a challenge. Of course, we would like you to work with Safetysure, but we do recognise that sometimes [...]

By |2019-01-04T13:27:21+00:00August 29th, 2018|Safety Advice|0 Comments