18th September 2018
Work Health and Safety (WHS) is more than filling in checklists and paperwork, it is making sure everyone in the workplace returns home, every day, to their families and loved ones. This is the premise that the Hunter Safety Awards 2018 Student of...
30th August 2018
Mental illness in Australia has a significant impact on our society individually, socially and economically. The Australian Bureau of Statistics has revealed that approximately one in five Australian adults aged 16 to 85 years will experience at...
1st August 2018
The Hunter’s most prestigious safety awards are now open for submissions from local organisations who go above and beyond in WHS.  Launched in 2015 by local safety consultant, Sarah-Jane Dunford, the Hunter Safety Awards recognise local businesses...
19th March 2018
Moly-Cop has taken out the WHS Business of the Year award, sponsored by AGL, at this year’s Hunter Safety Awards. The outstanding safety culture within the Hunter-based division of world-leading manufacturer, Moly-Cop, was recognised with the Award’...
29th January 2018
In its third year, the Hunter Safety Awards is looking to once again put positive Work, Health and Safety (WHS) initiatives in the limelight, announcing their 2018 finalists. In what founder, Sarah-Jane Dunford, has called a difficult judging...
17th October 2017
Reports are that this year are that already 120 Australian workers have died from injuries caused by work-related. That is a scary number of people who don’t get to go home to their loved ones at the end of the day. Safety Month is all about drawing...
WHS innovation at the forefront for Take5apps
12th October 2017
Eliminating hazards and risks for the price of a cup of coffee is not only cost effective safety but a solid investment in peace of mind. That’s the premise of Take5app’s safety mobile app T5, the Most Innovative WHS Idea (SME) award winner for 2017...
3rd October 2017
Work Health and Safety should be dependable, like the best friend you can call at midnight. This phrase best describes Lauren Meldrum, the 2017 Young WHS Leader of the Year.  At the second annual Hunter Safety Awards, Lauren grabbed the highly-...
18th September 2017
For Training Wheels, a privately owned Registered Training Organisation (RTO) holding ASQA Delegate Status, there’s no shortcut to safety. They believe they are able to offer high quality training courses by not cutting corners and that means NO...
5th August 2017
Thanks to Hunter Headline for featuring the Hunter Safety Awards launch. For the third year, the Hunter Safety Awards are calling for nominations in the field of work health and safety. Awards Founder, Sarah-Jane Dunford said she was thrilled to...
Working smart – The Hunter Safety Awards
4th August 2017
Thanks to OHS.com.au for featuring the Hunter Safety Awards launch. There’s no doubt that workplace health and safety (WHS) impacts many people’s lives across a variety of sectors and industries. For some the daily risks are greater and safety is...
1st August 2017
Thanks to Newcastle Herald for featuring the Hunter Safety Awards launch. NOMINATIONS are open for the third edition of the Hunter Safety Awards. Awards founder Sarah-Jane Dunford urged local organisations to nominate for the awards, which focus on...
26th July 2017
For the third year, the Hunter Safety Awards are calling for nominations in the field of work health and safety. Awards founder, Sarah-Jane Dunford, said she was thrilled to bring back the awards again and welcome AGL Energy as a new major sponsor...
20th March 2017
Local family owned and operated business, Mainstream Industries, were crowned the winners of the ‘gold’ safety helmet trophy as the WHS Business of the Year, sponsored by Blackwoods, at the second annual Hunter Safety Awards. All the winners were...
24th January 2017
A panel of industry experts and sponsor representatives has chosen the finalists for the 2017 Hunter Safety Awards. Launched in 2016, the Hunter Safety Awards were developed to highlight and acknowledge companies and individuals within the Hunter...

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