Category: Safety

Why do we look in the rear-view mirror so much?

When it comes to safety performance why do organisations persist in focusing mostly on what they have…

Safety auditing and professional judgement

The current version of the ISO 19011 Guidelines for auditing management systems includes the points that “Auditors…

Virtual Auditing

The COVID-19 pandemic has challenged a great many tried-and-(no longer)-true systems of work. One of these is…

A ‘How To’ for Management Review

Management Review is one of the best explained and worst applied sections of the management system suite…

Worker Mental Wellbeing in Times of Isolation

A high proportion of calls calls made to mental health support lines since the COVID-19 pandemic shutdowns…

Employer obligations in managing ‘Work From Home’ arrangements

The novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) pandemic is posing unique business continuity and human resources management challenges to organisations.

Myth Busting SWMS

Over the years Safe Work Method Statements (SWMS) seem to have taken on a life of their…

Silly Season Risk Management

During the busy lead up to Christmas, both employers and employees should give some extra thought to…

Remote/Isolated Work and Journey Management

When considering the risks associated with your day-to-day work activities, one risk that often gets taken for…