Central Safety Group meeting held on July 2016

Central Safety Group meeting was held on July 2016

Our speaker this month was  John Rodney  from K&L Gates.

With 20+ years’ experience in employment, work health and safety law and commercial litigation John provided us an overview of Due Diligence as it relates to WHS. It was interesting to hear his legal stories  and there was a healthy discussion about “Who is an Officer?” in the eyes of the law.

Ian McDonald passed around the Ministerial Media Release on the construction industry safety  blitz currently undertaken by SafeWork NSW. Focussing on working from heights Safe Work has issued $115K in fines after visiting 460 construction site and prosecuted 6 companies to the tune of $750K in fines

Our next meeting is Wednesday 26th September 2018 at Borg Manufacturing at  Somersby.  The speaker next month is Ian McDonald presenting “Management of Contractors/Sub-contractors” or “how to cover your …”

For more information on the next meeting please contact Roxayne West  02 9634 5912