my blog site
Welcome to my blog site where you will find articles of interest
about Health and Safety (OHS and
WHS) in Australia, specially NSW, as well as items of interest, funny or just
dumb, from around the world.
I am a trainer
in Work Health and Safety (WHS) in NSW (Australia) after a long career in business and management
consulting. Included in these pages are some of the material used in training, as well as a range of
topics allied to OHS and HR, training or management - or anything else that is different,
off-beat, tickles my fancy.
My belief is that although
safety is a very serious subject, there is no reason while learning about it, one shouldn't have some fun.
Ralph Smedley, the founder of Toastmasters International once said, "We learn best
in moments of enjoyment
So lets be serious, and have some fun!
I have structured this blog into different sections. Interesting WHS case summaries from Australia. News
stories from Australia and from the rest
of the world. A few pages
on management theories and incident reporting, a few pages of jokes for the trainer and presenter as well as
some selected quotations. Of course, links to the legislation and codes of practice are also
A full list of the contents can be found in the Site Map
Take a peek at Whats New to see the new additions to the blog site.
For off-beat safety humour, take a look at the chap who
broke his collarbone after a series of mishaps
or on the same page, the
whore house that sued a
Come back and visit us often
this blog is constantly