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Safety Risks

POTENTIAL RISK

MITIGATION STRATEGY AND TOOLS

WHS

The parish will not meet its obligations & duty of care to provide a healthy & safe environment

 

Hazard Identification

Reasonably foreseeable hazards will risk the wellbeing of people and property

Emergency Management

People will be injured because there is not an effective emergency management plan

 

Incident (Including Injuries) Management

The effect of incidents will be compounded because they are not reported appropriately

 

Injury to a Worker

Injured workers will not be supported to return to work

Manual Handling

People will be injured whilst manually handling hazardous objects

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Travel

Injury to a worker whilst traveling for parish business

 

Electrical Safety

Injury or damage caused by unsafe electrical equipment

  • Electrical Safety Guidelines
  • Hazard Fact Sheet
  • Test & Tag Program (regular inspection, test & tagging)

 

Candle Safety

People will be injured or property will be damaged due to the use of candles

Chemicals

Hazardous chemicals will not be stored and managed appropriately causing injury

  • Chemical Safety Guidelines
  • Chemical Signage
  • Chemical Register

 

Contractor Management
  • Fact Sheet
Asbestos
  • Hazard Alert – Asbestos
  • Incident (ACT Worksafe)