Issue No. 7 - October/November 2002
Learn from the Masters of Self-Defence
This year’s Safe Work Week will have a real ‘kick’ to it as it lives up to its theme of ‘Learn from the Masters of Self Defence’.
Several high-profile speakers are taking part, including internationally-recognised Paul Kells, founder of the Safe Communities Foundation of Canada, Professor Ian Hickie from the national depression initiative, beyondblue and Dr Andrew Hopkins, author of ‘Lessons from Longford: The Esso Gas Plant’.
Safe Work Week, coordinated by WorkCover Corporation, is the State’s major workplace health and safety event, which runs from 11-15 November.
“A new initiative in this year’s program is the ‘Master Series’ stream, cutting edge workshops designed to provide OHS professionals or interested people with the opportunity to extend their knowledge, or be exposed to new concepts and thinking about workplace safety, health and welfare management,” said WorkCover Corporation...