Over 50% serious work injury claims are related to hand, fingers or thumb

Over 50% serious work injury claims are related to hand, fingers or thumb

The Australia Worker’s Compensation Statistics for 2012-13 stated that in over 8330 serious claims, over 53% of these related to injuries to hand, fingers or thumb. (Source:  Australian Workers’ Compensation Statistics Report 2012-13). The Glove Company is the optimal one fit company for all glove…

Commercial Doors: An overlooked safety risk at work

Commercial Doors: An overlooked safety risk at work

Approximately 531,800 Australians experienced a work-related injury or illness in 2013-14[1] and as at 12 May, 50 Australian workers have been killed at work in 2016.[2] These figures are a constant reminder to all workplaces to ensure health and safety processes are prioritised in their…

Monitoring and controlling hazards at workplace

Monitoring and controlling hazards at workplace

Employers have a duty of care to protect workers against health and safety hazards at work. Employees have the right to know about potential hazards and to refuse work that they believe is dangerous and also have a responsibility to work under safety protocols when…

The `most epic' safety video ever

They are renowned for their in-flight safety videos, but now Air New Zealand has gone all out with “The Most Epic Safety Video Ever Made #airnzhobbit”. As the official airline of Middle-earth, the new film celebrates the third and final film in The Hobbit Trilogy…