I'm possibly going to use four casual workers to paint a pitched roof and therefore will make use of fall arrest equipment (already sorted). This is a one time job - not an official business. What do... [read more]
The Tongaat Mall investigation is still underway. More and more evidence from the investigation suggests the contractors didn’t do their job properly.
It appears they forgot to carry out some... [read more]
When you teach children about road safety you tell them to: “Look right, look left, look right again”. The point of that saying it to teach children to be aware of what’s coming before they... [read more]
You’re responsible for the health and safety of your employees. You must buy all the PPE and safety equipment and provide their training.
But when it comes to risk assessment, do you know who... [read more]
Your employees are the life blood of your business. Without their constant work, your company will flounder. This is why you must protect them from the risks that cause workplace accidents and... [read more]
If you don’t comply with OHS regulations, you’re breaking the law under the OHS Act. This is why the DoL sends out inspectors. They can come on to your work premises at any time without notice or... [read more]
Your employees’ health is of paramount importance. The OHS Act clearly states that it’s your responsibility to protect them from injuries and illnesses.
Because this is a legal requirement... [read more]
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