November 2017

25 Nov Election of TTIA Council Members

ELECTION NOTICE:  Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Act 2009 Timber Trade Industrial Association Councillor Election - Unfilled Offices E2017/237 Nominations are called for: Councillor (3) Nominations, which must be in writing and comply with the registered rules of the organisation, may be made at any time from 28 November 2017....

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17 Oct HEAT FATIGUE

As summer approaches, once again employers are reminded to take measures to prevent fatigue caused by working outdoors.  Protection for workers from UV radiation and reduction of the hazards associated with working in hot and sunny environments is essential. Fatigue and heat-stress can affect a worker’s...

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09 Feb SUMMER HEAT

Australian workers are vulnerable to heat-related illnesses - particularly at this time of year - due to exposure to high UV radiation levels and the world’s worst skin cancer rate. Working in intense heat over long periods can raise normal body temperature and lead to heat...

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