Occuhealth News

Asbestos Certification

07 January 2020


In November 2019, two of our staff attended the British Occupational Hygiene Society (BOHS) training facility to complete their asbestos training. After a week in the classroom they both sucessfully achieved their International Proficiency Certificate in Asbestos Surveying and Sampling qualification. 

Fatigue management for commercial vehicle drivers

27 August 2019

Driver fatigue is a major safety hazard for all drivers. Fatigue crashes tend to be severe with little or no braking or avoidance action taken. The risk of death or serious injury to a driver and passenger or the occupants of other vehicles in a fatigue related crash is very high, according to WorkSafe.


23 July 2019

Dr Julia Norris says the health crisis facing engineered stone benchtop makers in Australia is an early warning failure we all need to learn from.

Asbestos Health Surveillance

16 April 2019

With the increasing number of chemicals and hazardous substances used in the workplace, health surveillance, has become a key component of a workplace occupational health program.

When is health surveillance necessary?