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Date PostedJanuary 31, 2017

WorkSafe Describes 2016 As Horror Year

Victorian employers and employees have been urged to prioritise safety following a horrific year during which 26 people were killed on the job.

We should all be working to make sure 2017 is a safer year than 2016 during which 7 people were killed in the construction sector.

The youngest person killed was 21 and the oldest 94.

There were 4 falls from height and 3 fatal electrocutions.

Employers and employees should prioritise safety from the start, so that all workers can get home safely at the end of the work day.

Read more at http://www.worksafenews.com.au/news/item/542-workplaces-urged-to-do-more-after-horror-2016.html

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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