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Harmonisation

Introducing a harmonised OHS Management System

Introducing a harmonised OHS Management System   “Assume for a moment, you have a newly established business, and you have been tasked with establishing a corporate (not operational) OH&S system, that complies with the new Commonwealth OH&S Act. How would you go about doing this? What would it be comprised of? How would you get…

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Harmonisation PCBU Safety Legislation

What is a PCBU Under New WHS Legislation

The Safety Nerd strikes again!, I’m a big fan of the latest contributor to the safety blogosphere, her posts are quirky, practical, informative and just plain fun to read. Here is her latest post, enjoy: “pee-ka-boo” – the in’s and out’s of PCBUs Posted on September 21, 2011 by The Safety Nerd Okay, if you’re…

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AS4801 and ISO45001 Harmonisation OHS

OHS Challenges in Australia

OHS Challenges in Australia This is one of the best safety papers I have read for a long, long time and TOTALLY RELEVANT ANYWHERE ELSE IN THE WORLD. Its Author, George Robotham  admits to having a healthy dis-respect for many common approaches to OHS Management and OHS Training – and he backs up his philosophies…

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Harmonisation WHS

What Is Right With The Way OHS Is Managed In Australia

  What Is Right With The Way OHS Is Managed In Australia by the late George Robotham Quotable Quote "A health & safety problem can be described by statistics but cannot be understood by statistics. It can only be understood by knowing and feeling the pain, anguish, and depression and shattered hopes of the victim…

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Harmonisation Safety Management

What Is Wrong With The Way OHS Is Managed In Australia

What Is Wrong With The Way OHS Is Managed In Australia Guest post by the late George Robotham Quotable Quote “A health & safety problem can be described by statistics but cannot be understood by statistics. It can only be understood by knowing and feeling the pain, anguish, and depression and shattered hopes of the…

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Harmonisation

Harmonisation of Australia’s safety legislation

This was the first many articles by legendary late Safety Guru, George Robotham Harmonisation of Australia’s safety legislation Quotable Quote "A health & safety problem can be described by statistics but cannot be understood by statistics. It can only be understood by knowing and feeling the pain, anguish, and depression and shattered hopes of the…