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NSWM Safe workplace for everyone

Creating a safe and healthy workplace is for everyone

In Australia, we dedicate the month of October to the National Safe Work Month awareness campaign and this year our attention shifts slightly to workplace health and safety through COVID-19. This week focuses on ‘A safe and healthy workplace is for everyone’. Keeping people safe and healthy at work must remain a priority for employers and businesses.   Everyone deserves the right to go […]

Safe work month - Week 3

How can organizations use data to make workplaces safer?

In Australia, we dedicate the month of October to the National Safe Work Month awareness campaign and this year our focus shifts slightly to workplace health and safety through COVID-19. This week features the use of data to make workplaces safer, acknowledging the impacts of COVID-19 and encouraging best practice for WHS.  What is workplace health and safety data?  Data can be any information gathered from the workplace and through working activities – facts and statistics collected for reference or analysis. This can […]

October is Safe Work Month

October is Safe Work Month, and Safe Work Australia is organizing various programming initiatives to promote workplace health and safety. This year’s theme of “Be safe. Be healthy. Because…” is intentionally open-ended and meant to provoke responses that describe the spectrum of reasons to be safe at work. Follow this link for detailed and up-to-date information on programming available […]