Mildura Health and Safety Month conference

This event was presented by WorkSafe Victoria.

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Schedule

7:00am to 9:00am: Construction breakfast

Musculoskeletal injury is the leading cause of serious compensable injury in Victoria's building and construction industry, accounting for around 65% of claims. WorkSafe inspectors will talk about the key issues and prevention strategies, including the correct selection and safe use of ladders.

9:30am to 10:30am: Returning to work from sprains and strains - Is the work safe? Do I feel safe?

This interactive presentation and discussion will focus on the role of occupational health and safety activities to enable people to return to work following a musculoskeletal injury.

11:00am to 12:00pm: Delta-V Experts - Quad bikes

Dr Shane Richardson is a founding partner and director of Delta-V Experts, an expert accident investigation, forensic engineering and workplace safety solutions consultancy. He will talk about the work Delta-v Experts do, his experience with quad bikes and what rural operators need to consider.

12:00pm to 1:00pm: Lunch (provided)


When

Friday, 14 October 2016 from 7:00 AM to 1:00 PM (AEDT) 

Where

Mildura Golf Resort, 287 Twelfth Street, Mildura VIC 3500 - View Map