Avoiding Harsher Penalties with Stricter Rules

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When seatbelt requirements are ignored there are consequences. The Safe Work Australia’s, work health and safety legislation places significant duties and obligations on the PCBU to ensure the health and…

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The Importance of Operator Training

High-risk equates to serious consequences We know that while forklifts are very serviceable in logistics and warehouses, they are also associated with high-risk and serious consequences. Forklifts weigh tons and…

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The Human Factor of Forklift Safety

Human factors also impact forklift safety. While the workplace risks have implications on safety, a worker's personal conditions, impact on their ability to work safely. The use of alcohol and/or…

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Is the Risk Worth the Cost? 

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Forklifts are among the most frequently used pieces of equipment in the workplace; because they are small compact machines, designed to navigate very narrow aisle and have a great lifting capacity.   …

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The Real Costs of Non-Compliance

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Many workplaces are under the fallacy that once an incident or injury occurs in their workplace they are covered by insurance and it will have little to no impact in…

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The Hidden Dangers of Forklifts

Forklifts and industrial lifting trucks are essential to efficiency in logistics operations, and are high risk with hidden dangers; particularly for those pedestrians working alongside them.  They are used to lift, stack and transfer loads in…

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The Irony of Forklifts

Forklifts and industrial lifting trucks are central to logistics operations, and are high risk; particularly for those working alongside them.  They are used to lift, stack and transfer loads in…

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