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Date PostedDecember 17, 2017

The Number of Australians Killed at Work Rises

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The number of Australians killed on the job in 2017 has reached 151 across all industries.

According to Safe Work Australia’s latest figures, the workplace death toll has risen to 151, with the 3 industries responsible for the most fatalities being,

1. Transport postal and warehousing with 57 workplace deaths

2. The Agriculture, forestry & fishing industry recording 41 fatalities

3. The Construction industry comes third, recording 28 fatalities.

The construction industry, as well as the other 2 industries in the top 3, consistently appear in the top 4 most high risk industries in Australia.

Find out more http://content.safetyculture.com.au/news/index.php/11/worker-death-toll-mounts/#.Whw9sze1vIU

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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