Raise awareness | Encourage discussion | Share stories
You may not know it, but October is National Safe Work Month, and brought to you by Safe Work Australia, the above slogan remains the word of the day for this entire month.
But how do you try and get the message of safety and health across to those in your workplace? Have you ever had to consider the health and safety of others? What about your health and safety?
“Overall, most employers perceived that they managed health and safety empowerment and justice well and frequently in their businesses.
- Safe Work Australia, report on employers’ beliefs regarding how well they manage work health and safety.
Reading through the legislation and responsibilities is something most of us associate with workplace health and safety, our obligations, training and ongoing performance also seems to revolve around what the workplace and laws regulate. Or we visualise something like a Hierarchy of Control:
But what if I told you that it starts with developing a culture of safety? Would that even make sense?
To help workplaces in their attempts to increase awareness, encourage discussion and share experiences of health and safety procedures or situations, the Pro-Vis AR app enhances traditional print media based information and provides a window to further interactive, digitally accessible materials.
As part of National Safe Work Month, what will you be doing to ensure you and your workers are keeping safe?
For further information, check out Safe Work Australia’s website, or even get your hands on one of Pro-Visual Publishing’s relevant industry health, safety and wellbeing information resource guides. Discover more health and safety information at your fingertips and continue to help raise awareness, encourage discussion and share stories.