Members are reminded that even if COVID-19 restrictions begin to change, control and safety measures are still required and will be enforced by WorkSafe.
The Victorian Government has released a new COVID-19 checklist template to assist businesses in the process of returning to work. This template is also useful to members who have already returned to work, to help ensure they meet all safety requirements.
Additionally, practical safety steps members can implement in day-to-day operations include:
WorkSafe Inspectors have the power to enter any workplace, at any time, without prior warning. Therefore, it is crucial that members remain vigilant and avoid complacency to protect their employees and customers – and ultimately their business.
For more information, contact the VACC OHS&E experts.
VACC OHS&E Unit
P: 03 9829 1265