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10 Steps to ladder safety

18-10-2016

Each year there are dozens of serious incidents where workers have fallen from ladders.  While...
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2015 Work-related traumatic injury fatalities report now available

18-10-2016

Safe Work Australia has published the latest Work-related Traumatic Injury Fatalities report, ...
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Chemicals in the Work place - Raising the standard, managing the risks

18-10-2016

Chemicals are a risk in our workplace and exposure to some can be dangerous, resulting...
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Commercial vehicle driver fatigue management training

18-10-2016

WorkSafe Western Australia has recently launched an online training package focussed on fatigue management of...
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Incident Alert - Concrete Slab kills two workers

18-10-2016

Workplace Health and Safety Queensland is investigating a fatal incident that occurred on Thursday 6...
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Incident Alert - Electrical Risk

18-10-2016

Workplace Health and Safety Queensland and the Electrical Safety Office are investigating a fatal electrical...
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New Smoke Alarm Laws - What you need to know

18-10-2016

Over the next decade, all Queensland homes (including rental properties) will need to upgrade their...
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Olympian Named QLD Mental Health Ambassador

18-10-2016

Olympic gold medalist and world record holding swimmer Libby Trickett has been appointed Queensland’s Mental...
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High Risk Licence Queensland - Online Applications

12-09-2016

Please note that the application process for high risk licences in Queensland has recently changed. Workplace...
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Incident Alert - Fatal Crush – Load Restraint

09-09-2016

Workplace Health and Safety Queensland is investigating a fatal incident that occurred on Monday 5...
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Incident Alert – Fatal Electrical Incident – Overhead Powerlines

09-09-2016

Workplace Health and Safety Queensland and the Electrical Safety Office are investigating a fatal electrical...
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Incident Alert – Fatal Fall - Working at heights

09-09-2016

Workplace Health and Safety Queensland is investigating a fatal incident that occurred on Monday 8...
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Musculoskeletal Injury Prevention

09-09-2016

August was national Tradies Health Month; an initiative by the Australian Physiotherapy Association to help...
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Responding to bullying - Safe Work Australia Updates Guidelines

09-09-2016

To help provide greater guidance to both managers and workers with regards to workplace bullying,...
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Taking Care of Your Mates - R U Ok Day

09-09-2016

One of the great Australian values is mateship. This quintessential Australian trait sees us look...
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Foam Extinguishers to be phased out – Queensland

08-08-2016

On Friday July 8th, the Queensland State Government announced that it will ban the future...
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How training can be beneficial to safety in the workplace – IQA Townsville/Cairns

08-08-2016

On April 19, WSC Business Development Executive and Trainer Jared Erker, addressed the Institute of...
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New Reach Stacker High Risk Licence- Queensland - 1 January 2017

08-08-2016

Transitional provisions under Queensland Work Health and Safety Regulation 2011 will effect operators of Reach...
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Resources at your fingertips

08-08-2016

At WorkSafe Connect we are committed to delivering the best compliance, safety and training related...
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Time to update your codes of practice?

08-08-2016

On 1 April 2016, the 23 codes of practice made under the Work Health and...
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Welcome TAE 2016 - ASQA sets new course in motion

08-08-2016

In early April 2016, ASQA (Australian Skills and Quality Authority) announced that the current TAE40110...
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High Risk Licence Update - Changes to conditions of assessment

04-02-2016

    There has been some ongoing communications regarding changes to high risk work conditions/standards by Workplace...
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WHSQ - New Workplace Safety Film

03-02-2016

Workplace Health and...
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WorkSafe Connect launches new website

09-12-2015

 At WorkSafe Connect, we are committed to ensuring the best in training, safety and compliance...
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NQ Safety Leadership Group championing Work Safe Month Oct 2015

08-10-2015

Work Safe Month is part of a National Workplace Health and Safety QLD initiative encouraging...
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Workplace Health and Safety Queensland has published an online benchmarking tool for businesses

01-09-2015

Workplace Health and Safety Queensland has published an online benchmarking tool for businesses to assess...
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WorkSafe Connect joins Safety Leadership at Work initiative

01-09-2015

Workplace Health and Safety Queensland has recently launched a Safety Leadership at Work program. This...
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Worksafe Connect – Support Safe Work Month 8 October 2015

01-09-2015

Safe Work Month, held nationally every October, shines the spotlight on healthy, safe and productive...
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Unique Student Identifier (USI) Required For All RTO Students in 2015

01-09-2015

From 1 January 2015, any individual undertaking nationally recognised training delivered by a Registered Training...
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​WorkSafe Connect continues to expand in Brisbane

17-09-2015

Brisbane TrainingWorkSafe Connect is pleased to announce its continued expansion in Brisbane. ...
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High Risk Work Licence update – Out with the old in with the new

01-09-2015

All ‘old style’ non-photographic certificates issued in Queensland before March 1992 which have not been...
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Safe Work Month - October - Start planning now

09-09-2016

Join Queensland's Safety Ambassador Shane Webcke and a host of work health and safety experts,...
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Standard 11 - GI Coal Surface Program - Time to refresh

09-08-2016

Last month, the Standard 11 - GI Coal Surface Programme reached its 5-year anniversary since...
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