Tag Archives: Contractor auditing

Lessons from Melbourne Grocon wall collapse tragedy

The Grocon wall collapse that tragically killed three passers-by in Melbourne has hit the headlines again. One of the key questions that it raises is whether companies like Grocon and its contracted signage company Aussies Signs could have foreseen and done anything to avoid this event. Without knowing the inside story, it is hard to […]

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Rigorous Scientific Contractor Compliance Auditing System Delivers Improved Safety Outcomes for CitiPower/Powercor

Recent health and safety concerns surrounding the discovery of dangerous asbestos in Telstra pits and pipes being used by the NBN (Australia) for its rollout has highlighted the need for more rigorous compliance contractor auditing and inspection.  http://news.theage.com.au/breaking-news-national/onus-on-telstra-for-asbestos-work-govt-20130603-2nm4a.html As part of its agreement with the NBN, Telstra is required to repair and make safe the […]

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