Did you know half of all falls that resulted in a fatality involved heights of 3 metres or less? Slips, trips and falls are the second leading cause of injuries in Australia and the most serious is falling from heights.
Our four-part educational video series will help business operators manage the risk when working at heights and assist them to comply with their work health and safety responsibilities.
Managing the risk of fall from one level to another that is likely to cause injury in line with the hierarchy of risk controls.
Sets out the order of managing risks when working from heights and the equipment and systems to match.
Practical tips on how to use portable ladders correctly.
The importance of training and supervision to ensure safe work practises are being followed.
Remember, controlling falls risks is the only option.