Preventing Worker Injuries

  • What if improving the health of your people was also good business? We know that offering health and wellbeing programs is the ‘right thing to do’. We need to look after our people and keep them healthy and sa...

  • Beyond zero harm I recently had a “Hallelujah” moment in a phone call from a large manufacturing company. The caller said: “Steve, we’re having injuries, 10 so far this year, mainly strains and sprains because...

  • Tick the box or make a change? Why is effective safety, health and wellbeing culture important in your workplace? It is well researched that healthy workplaces deliver higher productivity, reduce organisational...

  • Lindt & Sprungli upskill their staff for proactive injury prevention Musculoskeletal Injuries continue to be the leading cause of workers compensation claims in Australia. And despite advances in safety and risk ...

  • Sleepiness Epidemic

    03/01/2017

    Are your supervisors equipped to manage fatigued staff... A new report by the Sleep Health Foundation released earlier this year, shows that Australia's 'epidemic' of sleep deprivation is effecting productivity, saf...

  • Action In Motion

    10/01/2016

    A cost and time efficient program for manual task observation and coaching. Action In Motion involves the observation of an individual performing manual tasks. The aim is to provide feedback and coaching on both the...

  • Bullivants Train the Trainer program a success "We finished FY15 below our TRFIR with our LTI free record maintained" Bullivants National Safety Manager In 2014, WFR created a musculoskeletal injury prevent...

  • Healthy Drivers

    06/15/2015

    Manual handling training not enough for drivers... While Manual Handling training ticks the box for many employers as a tool for Injury Prevention, those driving vehicles all day long face a different set of injur...

  • Shell Tankers Australia embark on a health program Shell Tankers Australia (STAPL) started working with WFR early in 2014 in order to create a wellness strategy for their North West Fleet. STAPL aimed to roll out...