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Turf Certification – An Exciting new Era for Turf Growers TurfCert is a Brand New Scheme that Guarantees the Highest Quality of Turf Supply in Australia Whilst quality certification schemes in the USA and Europe have been able to create a premium turf market,...

First synthetic turf guidelines for NSW

First synthetic turf guidelines for NSW

Author: NSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment The use of synthetic surfaces for sporting fields and public open space is being investigated by NSW Chief Scientist and Engineer, to help inform the state’s first guidelines on the use of the product. The...

National Safe Work Month Clean air. Clean Lungs – Week 3

National Safe Work Month Clean air. Clean Lungs – Week 3

Key Points: - October is National Safe Work Month with the campaign ‘think safe. work safe. be safe.’ - Different safety themes and events are happening throughout the month - Businesses are asked to get involved and help develop the safety culture of their operation...

SAFE WORK AUSTRALIA RELEASES WORKING IN HEAT GUIDE

SAFE WORK AUSTRALIA RELEASES WORKING IN HEAT GUIDE

Safe Work Australia (SWA) has offered advice to managers on how to handle heat risks facing their staff. Pointedly, the guide is addressed to any person conducting a business or undertaking (PCBU), highlighting their responsibility under Work Health and Safety...

Three strikes and you’re out?

Three strikes and you’re out?

We've all heard it..."you can't sack an employee unless they have had at least 2 previous written warnings." BUT IS IT TRUE? Short answer: NO! Absolutely not! Slightly longer answer: An employee can be terminated at any time WITHOUT NOTICE for serious misconduct....

Week 2 – National Safe Work Month

Week 2 – National Safe Work Month

Keep mental health in mind Key Points: - October is National Safe Work Month with the campaign ‘think safe. work safe. be safe.’ - Different safety themes and events are happening throughout the month - Businesses are asked to get involved and help develop the safety...

Week 1 – National Safe Work Month

Week 1 – National Safe Work Month

Keeping all workers safe Key Points: October is National Safe Work Month with the campaign ‘think safe. work safe. be safe’. Different safety themes and events are happening throughout the month Businesses are asked to get involved and help develop the safety culture...

Safe Work Month kicks off

Safe Work Month kicks off

Key Points: October is National Safe Work Month with the campain ‘think safe. work safe. be safe’. Different safety themes and events are happening throughout the month Businesses are asked to get involved and help develop the safety culture of their operation Use the...

COVID Safe Template

COVID Safe Template

Use the Covid Safe Template suitable for turfgrowers to assist in preparing your Covid-Safe plan. Click HERE to download AS PDF  Covid Safe Plan Template for Turfgrowers Click HERE to download as DOC  Covid Safe Plan Template for Turfgrowers

Covid -19 and your WHS obligations

Covid -19 and your WHS obligations

QR Code check-in has become a major part of most Business’s Risk Assessments and Covid- Safe Plans.   Key Points: As vaccination levels approach targets, WHS obligations need to be maintained. A thorough risk assessment feeding into a Covid Safe Plan should be...

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