Rather than all my blogs being about our products this one aims to raise awareness of the risks posed to all of you who work in trade occupations.
While there has been a big improvement in OH&S compliance , Australia’s trade industry continues to have among the highest health and safety issues of any sector.
Time off work due to poor health and injury has a significant impact on business, communities, the health system and the economy—and this impact will grow if we don’t take steps to change behaviour.
A recent survey cited rushing to get the job done as the main reason why tradies take short cuts with safety .
The number one tip about staying safe was if unsure about any aspect of what you are doing to ASK ASK ASK ……yes I know that’s 3 tips….but it could save your life or the life of a fellow worker !
Tradies’ health and safety must be everyone’s priority!
All our work wear and boots comply with the highest Australian Safety Standards so when you need more gear for work go to www.workwearandbootsdiscountsdirect.com.au