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Date PostedOctober 6, 2016

Construction Workplace Safety Tips


Are you sure the workers on your site are safe? Ensuring that they are, begins with an effective risk assessment and management.

In the construction sector, work sites are considered more high risk than others so an effective risk management plan is crucial.

Risk assessment plans that are effective ensure that hazards are recognised and controlled in the workplace.

When you consider that providing workers with a safe work environment and system of work is a legal obligation, the importance of an effective risk management plan becomes clear.

In the construction sector it’s also important that workers receive the necessary safety training before beginning work, starting with general construction induction training known as The White Card.

Find out more at: http://content.safetyculture.com.au/news/index.php/09/managing-risks-workplace/#.V_IagyQYYl2

Steven Asnicar is regarded as a leader across many fields of industry. In particular, his specialisation across the health, infrastructure, construction, resource and utility sectors has seen him successfully change the dynamics of these industries through the introduction of new strategic, marketing, training and technical frameworks. Steven works closely with industry peak bodies such as Safework Australia, Australian Logistics Council, National Advisory for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment (NATESE) and the Council of Australian Governments in the development of new delivery standards and industry specific programs.

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