Create a Safer and Healthier Workplace - Australia National Safe Work Month 2018

Posted by Becky Bouterey

It’s October 2018, so do you know what that means? That's right, it’s National Safe Work Month across Australia.  Here at Mango we are all for backing safety awareness!

This annual event encourages both workers and employers to create safer and healthier work places for everyone. And ultimately, safer workplaces are necessary to drive down workplace injuries & fatalities- so it's important that everyone gets involved!

national safe work month 

How to participate

So you’re interested in making your workplace a healthier and safer environment?

Safe Work Australia provides a wide range of information and resources to help you achieve this, click here to get all the information you need.

They have also put together a fact sheet on Workplace Health & Safety in Australia. This covers the following topics: 

  • Latest statistics
  • Who’s responsible
  • Who has duty
  • What is WHS regulation
  • What poor safety costs Australia
  • What are hazards and risks

What are you doing to make your workplace a safer one? Share any tips or ideas you have in the comments section below. 

Tags: Health & Safety, Workplace Health and Safety, Safe Work Australia