Every year 260 Australians die as a result of work-related injuries. In addition over 135,000 get injured. That figure is even higher in the United States. Safe Work Month is during October each year in Australia.
The night auditor is the unsung hero in the hospitality industry. They’re the anchor runner in your hotel’s relay race. It takes a certain personality type to not only work (frequently solo) through the night when most of the world is asleep.
On April 20, 2010, an explosion rocked the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig in the Gulf of Mexico. The disaster killed 11 workers and sent 5 million barrels of oil into the Gulf. The incident was a huge environmental catastrophe but also an incredible human disaster.
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The new iPhone 7 that has just been released is the most robust iPhone yet. With its full dust and water resistant body, the iPhone 7 with iOS 10 could be the best phone yet for health and safety professionals.
Emerging technology is having a huge impact on the health and safety industry in terms of productivity and streamlining workflows. But the real return on investment has been the impact to human safety.
We’ve put together a compilation of this week’s best industry news so you don’t have to find them yourself. Check back each Friday for the best articles and updates in your the Retail, Construction, Transport and Logistics, and Hospitality and Leisure industries.
Of all the construction fatalities, 58% were comprised of the “fatal four” causes; falls, being caught between objects, electrocution and being struck by an object.
Being a great safety professional means being able to listen, take action upon safety concerns, and feel real empathy towards fellow workers.