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Volunteers’ Responsibilities in Church Organisations

Published on March 26, 2013

Church volunteers have a responsibility to work safely and not compromise the safety of others,…

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First Aid Requirements for Churches and Workplaces

Published on March 26, 2013

First Aid is defined by SafeWork Australia as “the immediate treatment or care given to…

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Making Your Facility Accessible for People with a Disability

Published on March 26, 2013

The Disability Discrimination Act stipulates that buildings used by the public need to be accessible…

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Creating a Healthy Work Environment for your Staff and Volunteers

Published on January 8, 2013

PCBUs (Persons Conducting a Business or Undertaking) are responsible for health and safety risk management…

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Prevention of Injuries from Manual-Handling Tasks

Published on January 8, 2013

In workplaces across Australia every year muscle strains and sprains occur from manual handling tasks….

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Protection from Excessive Noise Levels

Published on January 8, 2013

Excessive or continual noise in occupational health and safety terms is considered to be a…

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Does Your Building Contain Asbestos?

Published on December 4, 2012

What is asbestos and how is it used? Asbestos is a naturally-occurring silicate mineral that…

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Group Transport Safety Concerns

Published on December 4, 2012

If your church owns a large vehicle such as a bus to transport groups, it’s…

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Church Renovations – Safety Issues

Published on November 27, 2012

When undertaking construction, renovations or repair jobs on or around your church’s property it’s important…

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Developing a Maintenance Schedule for your Church

Published on November 20, 2012

The importance of keeping your church a safe place to work in or visit cannot…

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