7 March: Council Chambers: Worksafe Tasmania Advisory
Presenter: Tim Ashlin, Senior WHS Advisor, Worksafe Tasmania
10:30-11:30AM – HIGH RISK CONSTRUCTION WORK
Whether you are a sole trader, a sub-contractor or a person conducting a business, find out what compliance looks like in the construction industry.
Using plain language and real examples, you’ll learn about high risk construction work, safe work method statements (SWMS) and managing the risk of falls. You’ll have the chance to ask questions and get free advice, with no risk of fines or notices. Tim Ashlin has visited a number of local construction companies and helped them in this way.
2:00-3:00PM – WELCOME TO THE WORKPLACE: FOR NEW AND RETURNING WORKERS
Are you starting a new job, or returning to work after a break?
Maybe you’re an apprentice or trainee?
Or a student thinking about work programs?
Come along and find out what you need to know to be healthy, safe and well in the workplace.
Using real examples, we look how to make sure the workplace is safe, what to do if you feel unsafe, and what happens if you are injured. Plus many more useful tips, and our free handbook to keep.
3:30-4:30PM – WELCOME TO THE WORKPLACE: FOR NEW AND RETURNING WORKERS
Work, health and safety legislation can be difficult to understand.
Do you know what you must do as a business owner?
What if you’re a sole trader, or have sub contractors?
Or if some of your workers are unpaid or volunteers?
Come along and find out who does what. Learn what is required as a worker, an Officer, a Health and Safety Representative, or as a Person conducting a business.