In-home carers are often reluctant to report workplace health and safety risks, a conference has heard.
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Safe Work Australia has produced a new guide for employers to help tackle common causes of psychological injury in the workplace.
Its successful injury prevention program has placed WA not-for-profit provider Amana Living’s safety incident rate among the lowest in the industry.
To help organisations and their leaders hear expert opinion on key issues, and to reflect the kinds of challenges and questions organisations are facing, Australian Ageing Agenda is launching a new regular online series – Ask the Lawyer.
South Australian employers have paid more for their WorkCover insurance premiums than any other state for many years, and with the introduction of a new system, they are set to rise again.
The ANF and an online training company have just launched the fruits of their partnership – a new virtual ‘aged care training room’ to help aged and community care nurses meet CPD requirements.
An aged care handyman has won an award for the best individual effort to improve workplace safety in NSW for helping staff with an age-old chore.
The Eldercare staff member developed a new slide hoist sheet for bariatric residents.
One aged care provider has pledged a public commitment to new national OH&S laws more than a year ahead of the national schedule.
WorkSafe Victoria will hold a half-day seminar on workplace health and safety for aged care professionals next month.