Workplace Safety – You Are Protected by the Law

When it comes to identifying the factors that help in increasing the productivity of employees and make them more focused and dedicated to their work, workplace safety makes it to the top of the list.

A safe workplace does not only guarantee happier employees, but is also the key for a business’ reputation and success. According to research, the rate of insurance claims is very low in a company that offers safe working environment to its people.

3

Workplace Safety in Australia

Employees are the most valuable asset of any company and the government of Australia realizes that every person who steps out of thier house to work should be protected by law in order to ensure that safety issues that often arise at workplaces can be overcome. A set of Workplace Health and Safety (WHS) laws, called ‘model laws’ were legislated in 2011 by Safe Work Australia that is …