Fall prevention and scaffolding safety blitz evaluation

Findings from a targeted inspectorate blitz on domestic and commercial construction sites; in response to numerous incidents across Australia where workers were seriously and fatally injured as a result of falls and scaffold collapses.
Last updated

Apr 2020

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PDF, 130.85 kB

Document Length

2 pages

What it contains:

WorkSafe Victoria conducted a targeted blitz covering

  • Fall prevention
  • Scaffold safety
  • Ladder use

This fact sheets covers 

  • How this was communicated to industry
  • What was found
  • Results
  • Enforcement actions
  • What's next