Prevent injuries while working with bricks and concrete blocks.

Safe work method statements (SWMS)

Safe work method statements are an important part of preparing for any high risk construction work (HRCW). Hear from our inspector, Brian Chamberlain on why these documents are so vital.


'Safer manual handling' poster

Posters for your workplace to remind employees that lifting, carrying or putting down objects in the wrong way can cause injury.

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Construction: Labourers

These are the most common injuries and hazards for people working as labourers in the construction industry, as shown by injury claims.

Injury Hotspot skeleton diagram, text information below.


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