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Preventing Slips, Trips and Falls on Your Church Property

Published on June 20, 2016

Slips, trips and falls account for thousands of workplace injuries every year, in many cases…

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Forum Held in Geelong in Response to Recent Arson Attacks

Published on June 20, 2016

Some years ago we wrote an article on reducing your church’s risk of arson attack….

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Insurance Explained: Why Church Organisations Need Professional Indemnity Cover

Published on February 1, 2016

It could be easy to assume that Professional Indemnity (PI) insurance is designed only for…

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Construction Projects – Owner-Builder Responsibilities and Risk Considerations

Published on December 3, 2013

Under the Building Act, an owner-builder is the person registered on a property title who…

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Risk Management Issues for Youth Camps and Excursions

Published on July 9, 2013

Youth and children’s camps and excursions can give our kids the opportunity to enjoy a…

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Risk Management and RedBook

Published on March 26, 2013

All church building owners and occupiers have legal and duty-of-care obligations to provide safe premises…

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Essential Safety Measures: Electrical Testing and Tagging

Published on March 26, 2013

It is a Work Health and Safety Act requirement that PCBUs (persons conducting a business…

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Church Building Security and Crime-Proofing

Published on March 19, 2013

Unfortunately, crimes such as burglary, arson and vandalism can occur in churches just as they…

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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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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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