Greg Maddaford, Senior Inspector, SafeWork NSW – Metro Operations & Sector Initiatives Topic:        Contractors – Keeping everyone safe and protecting your company.  An interactive session. About your Presenter Greg has been an Inspector with WorkCover/SafeWork NSW since 1998.  His current position is with the Metro Operations and Sector Initiatives team.  In this position he deals with…read more →

BANKSTOWN/LIVERPOOL SAFETY GROUP Cordially Invites You to Our 2017 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING & CHRISTMAS LUNCH Wed 13th December 2017 12:30 p.m.  Revesby Workers Club, 2B Brett Street, Revesby NSW   The AGM agenda includes feedback on this years’ events (both negative and positive), review of financial report, election of key steering committee position and suggestions for improvements. Following the AGM,…read more →

Topic:        A practical approach to Bullying and Psychosocial hazards in the modern Australian workplace The incidence of bullying complaints in the workplace is on the rise across all State Work Health and Safety Regulators. As WHS professionals we are often unsure if complaints of bullying should be handled by us or by our Human Resources unit.  Most organisations are…read more →

Paul Endycott, Principal Consultant & Chain of Responsibility Expert   Topic:        Are you ready for the changes to the heavy vehicle Chain of Responsibility Laws?   We will hear from Paul Endycott on the changes to the Heavy Vehicle National Law and CoR provisions. The changes include executive officer due diligence liability, a primary duty of care and safety,…read more →

Andrew Marty, Organisational Psychologist and Managing Director of SACS Consulting  Topic:        The Psychology of Occupational Health and Safety: An Evidence Based Insight  Occupational Health & Safety is of critical importance to the success of organisations in virtually every industry sector. What are the psychological preconditions which create a safer work environment? What can we do to create an atmosphere…read more →

News Corp Australia operates in a unique context. Large scale, high and unique risks and in an industry going through unprecedented disruption.  Over the past 5 years, we have been able to deliver positive WHS performance and throughout the journey, we have reflected on our successes and lessons learned. This short presentation aims to provide insight into achieving results.   What’s on the mind of your…read more →

Andrew started the Australian Sustainable Business Group in 2000.  IN this time he became involved in the development of PIRMPs at the Government discussion phase and has assisted many companies comply.  However, the implications for hazardous chemicals emergency planning and overlap with PIRMPs became obvious.  Andrew is a Chem Eng who also trains and undertakes Dangerous Goods assessments on a…read more →

Stephen Hodges, Partner, Barker Henley   Topic:          Working From Home   For many kinds of roles these days, particularly those that are desk or office-based, the wonders of modern technology has made it less necessary to work from a fixed location on every week day. If most of a person’s duties consists of phone/video conferencing, providing customer service via…read more →

The Bankstown Liverpool Safety Group Meeting for August will be a site visit of Coles National Distribution Centre. Special requirements Please wear safety footwear and bring your own high visibility vest if possible. Agenda (approximate times) 12.00pm         Light Lunch will be provided 12.30pm         Induction / Coles presentation. Michael Mula, H&S Manager, Eastern Creek National DC 1.00pm           Site Visit…read more →