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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 for Church Organisations

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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Avoiding Candle Fires in your Church

Published on November 20, 2012

Candles tend to be associated with positive occasions like birthdays, Christmas and other festivities, carol-singing,…

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Safety Considerations for Camps and Adventure Activities

Published on November 19, 2012

Church-run kids’ camps, adventure outings or activities sometimes involve the use of adventure equipment such…

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Tips for Keeping Your Cool in the Summer Months

Published on November 13, 2012

During a heatwave it goes without saying that there is a higher risk present of…

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The Basics of Risk Management

Published on November 13, 2012

Simply stated, the aim of risk management is to reduce the chances of people being…

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