Manage OHS – Investigate Incidents for Prevention

Posted 22 November 2011 / 1 comment

Manage OHS – Investigate Incidents for Prevention Many incident* reports blame technical failure and/or human error. Such statements create a smoke screen, which obscures the complexity of incident causation and creates an impression that the cause of an incident and injury are beyond the scope of management control. ‘Technical failure’ sounds as if inanimate hardware

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Occupational Health and Safety Terms

Posted 20 October 2011 / No comments

Occupational Health and Safety Terms It is important to understand certain OHS terms. Developing a glossary of terms is a useful way of ensuring you have the basic terminology correct. It is strongly recommended that you develop your own glossary and add to it throughout this unit and the rest of your study. Some terms

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Occupational Health and Safety Courses via Virtual E-Learning Pro, coming soon…

Posted 3 December 2010 / No comments

Very soon LMIT will be delivering our OHS courses via Virtual E-Learning Pro. VELP is the premium option for studying an OHS course online as it fits to a study schedule, has due dates for assessment, is more motivating and interactive with higher trainer support.

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Advantages of Online Learning

Posted 29 July 2010 / No comments

More and more students are turning to online courses for a variety of reasons, but here are some of the best reasons to pursue online education. The Five C’s, with some caveats thrown in on potential disadvantages as well: 1. Convenience. With online courses, you can learn on your own schedule and even continue working

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Safety Laws “woeful”

Posted 21 July 2010 / No comments

EAST Metropolitan MLC Alison Xamon has introduced a Bill to Parliament that she says aims to reform WA’s “woefully inadequate” workplace safety laws. Ms Xamon said that in WA there was an average of one workplace-related death every 17 days and more than 3600 serious injuries each year. The Greens MLC said her Occupational Safety

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