Aluminium vs Steel – Which Should You Choose?
Budgets, compliance and the suitability of products are all aspects that contribute towards the choice of systems that you install on your buildings. Unfortunately, many times the price of supply plays the most important part in the decision journey. Is that the key factor that should influence your selection? In this article we set about […]
Be Safety Smart – KOMBI® modular stairs and platforms save your time and your back
BY ROB B. LOWE Rob has more than 15 years senior level experience in workplace health and safety across mining, oil gas, power generation, hospitality and recreation and for the last eight years a focus on manufacturing. Rob worked closely with the Australian Institute of Health & Safety to develop and lead their professional mentoring […]
Cooling Tower Maintenance – Your Responsibilities
Neglecting cooling tower maintenance can be a costly and dangerous exercise. Routine checks need to be conducted to ensure that you are getting the best out of your machines and providing a clean and safe work environment and complying to Regulations*. Health & Safety Legionella or other bacteria borne illnesses can spread quickly through air […]
Workplace Manslaughter Laws – Are you prepared and protected?
26th November 2019 saw the Victorian Parliament pass the Workplace Safety Legislation Amendment (Workplace Manslaughter and other matters) Bill 2019 introducing new Workplace Manslaughter laws. With the potential to put the liability on employers, organisations and its senior officers and hold them responsible for workplace deaths, new Workplace Manslaughter Laws are coming into force in […]
A Guide: When to install Steps, Stairs, Walkways and Ladders
Stairs, steps, ladders and walkways are all covered by Australia/New Zealand Standard AS 1657:2018. Selecting the correct equipment is key when it comes to meeting your Duty of Care as a Building Owner, Building Manager and Facility Manager (PCBU) and is integral in ensuring your workers are conducting their work in a safe […]