Brenniston Insights

National Burns Awareness Month: June 2018

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At Brenniston, we're recognising National Burns Awareness Month by talking about burns prevention and first aid treatment in the workplace. To our surprise, 17.7% of respondents to the Brenniston National Workplace Safety Survey do not know how to treat a burn.

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National Road Safety Week: 30 April – 6 May 2018

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Drivers, road workers, traffic controllers, emergency services and roadside assistants risk their lives everyday on our busy road transport network.

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'Tis the season for safety

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As the holiday period approaches, workplace safety tends to take a backseat as people rush to finish jobs, temporary staff come into unfamiliar environments, and the roads fill with people.

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National Skin Cancer Action Week: 19-25 November 2017

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While many workplaces focus their safety measures on first aid incidents and accidents, sun protection can often be overlooked. Every year during National Skin Cancer Action Week, the Australasian College of Dermatologists and Cancer Council Australia come together to remind Australians about the importance of sun protection and early skin cancer detection.

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Defibrillator Awareness Month: October 2017

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October is a busy month for workplace safety in Australia. Along with National Safe Work Month, October is also nationally recognised as Defibrillator Awareness Month.

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