We are Safety People

Safety People of Australia

We love the mindset of safety people because they focus on the safety of all. Whether you’re an O.H.S, Injury Management or Workers Compensation Professional we include you under that Safety banner. A safety person does not ignore the safety of individual states, they don’t see safety as just for individual departments or specific roles … Read more

Telehealth and Personalised Virtual Health Assistants – A New Employee Benefit?

Telehealth and Personalised Virtual Health Assistants - A New Employee Benefit?

During our recent Healthcare/Aged Care discussion group the topic of Telehealth services was raised as an Employee Benefit. Is this a new concept?  In the Healthcare and Health Insurance sectors the answer is no. But what is new is the intersection of Artificial-Like Intelligent Machine Learning to create Personalised Virtual Health Assistance (VHA). Imagine going … Read more

Why Reference Checking is more important than ever

Recruitment Reference Checking

With the world around us currently operating under unprecedented circumstances and employees working from home sheltering from the COVID 19 pandemic, recruiting and hiring practices have had to adapt to reflect the changing needs of organisations. It is more important than ever to ensure best practice for hiring be maintained for any organisation’s health. Having … Read more

Safety People Partner with PIEF

Safety People Partner with PIEF Injury Management Recruitment Specialist partners with Personal Injury Education Foundation (PIEF). Melbourne, Victoria (September 1st, 2020) – Safety People today announced it has entered into a partnership with the Personal Injury Education Foundation (PIEF) to promote and encourage the ongoing professional development of Injury Management professionals throughout Australia. This will … Read more

How to beat mid career malaise

How to beat mid career malaise I recently read this HBR article which resonated with me while halfway through another COVID lockdown. I often receive calls from people in the later stages in their careers, questioning “What am I doing?” This question is a very real conundrum for many people. Yes, even me. Staying focused … Read more

The Incident Investigation Toolkit

The Incident Investigation Toolkit Today we look at the Systems-thinking Incident Investigation Toolkit recently developed by Monash University in partnership with Work Safe Victoria and the University of the Sunshine Coast. The Patient Handling: Review of Systems (PHRIES) Toolkit was developed to help guide manual handling coordinators in Victorian healthcare sectors in investigating injuries involving … Read more

4 things that “the old” Manchester United can teach you about workplace injury prevention

4 things that “the old” Manchester United can teach you about workplace injury prevention Guest Blog, Scott Coleman – Preventure If you’re interested in how wearables can assist Safety and Injury Management Professions then you may want to attend our June Safety People Forum. There is no doubt that Manchester United is one of the … Read more

Tips for a Successful Video Interview

Tips for a Successful Video Interview This guide was recently published by Indeed and provides a great overview for successfully using and promoting yourself via video. Video Interview Tips Find a quiet, private, well-lit place, free from possible interruptions. Remove any inappropriate items that might be visible once you are on screen. Ensure your internet … Read more