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Date PostedJune 1, 2017

Poor Safety around Mobile Plant Addressed by Work Safe Victoria

Over the course of the month of May, WorkSafe Victoria targeted poor safety around mobile plant as part of a campaign, aimed at minimizing fatalities and injuries on building sites.

Inspectors visited sites to ensure employers and contractors have identified the hazards associated with this type of machinery and are addressing any risk to workers or the public.

WorkSafe said that over the past decade, 16 people lost their lives working with or around machinery on construction sites, including forklifts, cranes, front end loaders, elevated work platforms, skid steer loaders, concrete trucks and other types of powered mobile plant.

Read more at http://content.safetyculture.com.au/news/index.php/05/worksafe-victoria-targeting-poor-safety-around-mobile-plant/#.WS8s18YlEl1

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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