When you think of jobs where you would have a higher than average risk of being seriously hurt, or even fatally injured, you don’t normally think of the construction Industry. But shockingly, in the ranking of Australia’s most dangerous jobs, the construction industry came the third in the list created by finder.com.au using the most recently released figures from Safe Work Australia.
In NSW alone in the past three years around 25,000 workers have been injured, more than 1,700 have been permanently disabled, and 23 people have been killed.
By completing an online whitecard course you will find out about the general safety requirements on a job site in Australia. You will learn how to find a safety hazard and report this hazard, how to reduce the risk of an injury or accident happening on a job site, and what actions to take in case accident does happen on a job site.
You can start the online whitecard course today, all you need to do is create an online whitecard account on the below link.