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Date PostedSeptember 21, 2015

Eight Months = One Hundred Lives Lost on The Job

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SafeWorkAustralia.gov.au

According to Safe Work Australia more than 100 Australian workers have died on the job since the start of this year.

The report by Safe Work revealed as at 8 September 2015 that 100 workers had lost their lives at work. The industry with the highest fatality rate is the transport, postal and warehousing industry with 18 fatalities recorded in 2015.

The Agriculture, forestry and fishing industry recorded 25 fatalities followed by the construction industry in third place with 14 fatalities. The mining industry is in fourth place with 10 fatalities recorded.

Safe  Work Australia has identified the construction industry as one of the priority industries due to its hazardous nature.

Find out more at http://content.safetyculture.com.au/news/index.php/09/100-australian-workers-killed-eight-months/#.Vf8mEd-qqkp

 

 

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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