Work safety near vehicles
Work safety around any types of vehicles is always important as accidents occur and the consequences can be catastrophic.
In February, NSW WorkCover issued a vehicle safety plea as a result of the 4th death since June 2012 occurring due to a vehicle accident.
Ageing workforce and workers compensation
Recent economic conditions impacting superannuation and an ageing population have resulted in employees working longer creating an ageing workforce. This can have a dramatic impact on workers compensation and something brokers and businesses alike need to understand.