Tags: workplace safety

1

Jul

Making Shared Workspaces Safe During the Pandemic

Across Australia, employees must adhere to restrictions on public gatherings which differ between states and territory governments. However, policies concerning physical distancing, good hygiene, and cleaning and sanitation practices are in place to prevent the further spread of COVID-19 in the workplace. COVID-19 has changed life as we knew it. The whole world is facing [...] READ MORE


1

Jun

Preparing to Reopen Your Business During the Pandemic

The federal government is urging businesses to develop a plan for reopening and getting employees back in the workplace. Early in May, the Australian federal government has announced a three-step plan, called the Roadmap to a COVIDSafe Australia, to help businesses safely bounce back from the epidemic and pave the way for economic recovery. Each [...] READ MORE


13

Mar

Triple7 Iodosan: an Active Sanitiser

Triple7 Iodosan is a powerful iodine-based cleaner and active sanitiser. The world has been on high alert since the discovery of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). To date, the number of people who have been infected has surpassed the 100,000-mark. Fortunately, more people are recovering from this disease than are succumbing to it; however, preventing [...] READ MORE


10

Mar

Woman's gloved hands cleaning a computer monitor in an office

Why it’s Important to Maintain A Clean Workplace

Maintaining the cleanliness of the workplace doesn’t stop at the break room or restrooms. You’d be surprised to know that bacteria lurk in items and places you would least suspect. If you were told that sitting at your desk 8 hours a day exposes you to germs, would you believe it? There are occupations that [...] READ MORE


4

Apr

How You Save Money with Safer Chemicals

On closer inspection, you will find that using safer alternatives is more economical and practical compared to using dangerous goods.

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29

Oct

Understanding Chemical Hazards: The Basics

Before you can begin controlling chemical hazards in the workplace you need to understand some of the basics. Chemical hazards are divided into two groups: Health Hazards and Physicochemical (physical chemistry) Hazards.

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29

Oct

Chemical Hazards: How to Identify Chemical Hazards

The two key ways to identify chemical hazards are to carefully study both the product packaging AND the product SDS. Hazardous chemical products and ingredients are found in many items within the workplace including detergents, solvents, degreasers, odour control products, scale removers and surface cleaners.

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29

Oct

How to Assess Chemical Hazards

Once you have identified a hazardous chemical, the next step is to assess specifically how the chemical may cause a health or safety hazard in your workplace.

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29

Oct

Chemical Risk Management: Hierarchy of Actions

Some control measures are more effective and reliable than others, so a Hierarchy of Action was developed which ranks control activities from highest to lowest.

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2

Oct

Take Action for Safe Work Australia Month

October is National Safe Work Australia Month. Our free Chemical Safety Pack is designed to make getting involved easy. It gives you practical steps for making significant improvements on chemical workplace health and safety.

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