Contractor Safety Management

Latest blog posts by WHS Lawyer Greg Smith and co-author of Risky Conversations, The Law, Social Psychology and Risk. When does a principal “engage” a contractor and other observations Article first published HERE On 27 March 2017 the NSW District Court handed down a decision in Safe Work (NSW) v Activate Fire Pty Ltd; Safe Work (NSW) v ...… Discover more >>>>>

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Improving by Comparing Effective Safety Inductions and Traditional Safety Inductions I continually get emails and calls about the dreadful state of inductions in various industries, despite the wealth of expertise about in instructional design and education. Unfortunately a Cert IV in training is not preparation for effective teaching and learning but pretty much a ticket to train. Training ...… Discover more >>>>>

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Safety for Builders and Sub Contractors Guest Article by Linda Stephens from ACRIS Services One question we get asked all the time is ‘Why?’ • Why have I never been asked for anything before?   • Why now, all of a sudden? • Why do I have to? • Why bother? • Why waste my time? • Why can’t someone do it ...… Discover more >>>>>

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OHS Harmonisation and Contractors From Graham Dent’s Harmonization Group on Linkedin – see it here If you don't have any real background in the area, i.e. management of the OHS aspects of contractors, take a look at these publications which give you an introduction to the principles and process around contractor management. These are Comcare documents (and one ...… Discover more >>>>>

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A free completely customisable site and contract safety management plan. Disclosure: We have no personal, professional or financial interest in this company or it's products and this is provided for information only. Synaptor are offering a free contractor safety management plan template. You will have to register to download a copy but that is fair enough. I’ve ...… Discover more >>>>>

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Contractor Safety Checklist This kit from SA Mining and Quarrying Occupational Health and Safety Committee contains a range of Safety Checklists specifically aimed at assisting Mine and Quarry Managers to select and assess Contractors required to perform particular tasks on Mining and Quarry sites. DownLoad Here: The kit contains Safety Checklists for the following contractors: General Pre-Selection ...… Discover more >>>>>

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Contractor Safety Management Free Contractor Safety Management Procedures and Tools The Victorian Education Dept has published some excellent resources to assist their staff with the safe management of contractors. These were originally intended for early childhood centres but, as you will see, they are applicable to any worksite. Download these documents and, with a bit of tweaking ...… Discover more >>>>>

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Contractors Charter

by George Robotham
Useful document just sent in by George Robotham – may be useful for establishing and committing to obligations of both the contractor and the company hiring them: Expectations of Contractors As a contractor I am committed to work safely at all times and will: · work in a way to minimise the ...… Discover more >>>>>
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