Australian Workplace Agreements Explained

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A Workplace Agreement (Australian AWA) is an individual written agreement of terms and conditions of employment between an employer and employee and or employees. Except for Occupational Health and safety, Workers’ Compensation or training arrangements an Workplace Agreement can override employment conditions in state or territory laws, but an Australian Workplace Agreement must meet the […]


Australian Workplace Agreements Explained

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A Workplace Agreement (Australian AWA) is an individual written agreement of terms and conditions of employment between an employer and employee and or employees. Except for Occupational Health and safety, Workers’ Compensation or training arrangements an Workplace Agreement can override employment conditions in state or territory laws, but an Australian Workplace Agreement must meet the […]


Portable Jib Cranes

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Being able to lift and manipulate heavy items anywhere in the workplace or outdoors environment can make life much easier for your staff, and by investing in the widest range of time and labor saving devices possible from Easy Rack, you will be able to improve productivity by ensuring that employees are able to get […]


Portable Jib Cranes

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Being able to lift and manipulate heavy items anywhere in the workplace or outdoors environment can make life much easier for your staff, and by investing in the widest range of time and labor saving devices possible from Easy Rack, you will be able to improve productivity by ensuring that employees are able to get […]


Successful Habits Occupational Safety

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The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is a U.S. Department of Labor organization devoted to the health and safety of American workers. They offer various tactics to reduce MSD’s (musculoskeletal disorders) in the workplace. Their Outreach and Assistance program, designed to interface with workers directly, is one of four in their “four-pronged” approach to aiding […]


Successful Habits Occupational Safety

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The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is a U.S. Department of Labor organization devoted to the health and safety of American workers. They offer various tactics to reduce MSD’s (musculoskeletal disorders) in the workplace. Their Outreach and Assistance program, designed to interface with workers directly, is one of four in their “four-pronged” approach to aiding […]


Infrared Heaters

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For any manager who wants to install adequate heating throughout an industrial facility, the range of options is almost endless. From powerful roof mounted space heaters through to smaller floor standing devices designed to warm a small area, getting the right heating equipment for your needs can be confusing. The sheer range of different options […]


Infrared Heaters

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For any manager who wants to install adequate heating throughout an industrial facility, the range of options is almost endless. From powerful roof mounted space heaters through to smaller floor standing devices designed to warm a small area, getting the right heating equipment for your needs can be confusing. The sheer range of different options […]


Industrial Carts

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In factories, warehouses, and even in mechanic’s workshops, there are always items that need to be moved around. While it can sometimes seem tempting for staff to simply pick up an object and move it, it is vital that the proper industrial carts are supplied in the workplace, and a culture of care is instilled […]


Tis The Season To Avoid Litigation Making Sure Your Office Christmas Party Is Safe

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According to recent statistics, a third of companies aren’t planning on hosting the traditional office Christmas Party this year, amidst concerns about legal action due to drunken antics and so forth. While I can safely say there are many more office safety risks during a party than the rest of the year (most offices just […]


5 Ways To Improve Workplace Morale

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Increased turnovers, costly decreases in productivity and overall employee dissatisfaction are all ramifications of low morale in the workplace. Moral is a vital component of any organization or business for it to thrive and achieve success. Here are five ways to improve workplace morale easily and inexpensively that will boost your team’s performance and lower […]


Romance In The Office

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The office is one of the places where we interact with other people of the opposite or of the same sex. Quite often, we develop good relationships with these colleagues of ours not only in the workplace but which could extend outside of the office as well. In fact, many of us go out with […]


Mastering Workplace Stress Management

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For an average employee, the demands of a job is stressful enough. But, for an employee with an anxiety disorder, meeting his work’s demands is twice, even thrice as stressful. Getting treatment and undergoing medication for anxiety can be quite expensive so quitting one’s job is not an option. There are ways to manage workplace […]


Preventing Rsi In The Workplace

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There is no denying that computers have forever changed the workplace. They have made organization and complicated tasks much easier for millions of workers each day. While computers have been helpful they also can propose some risks. Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI) can happen from repetitive motion of the hands and arms. Typing on a keyboard […]


Relaxation In The Workplace

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You may publish this article on your own website as content, provided you retain the author credit, bio and link back to www.the4thr.co.uk contained at the bottom of the article. Relaxation in the Workplace There’s one truth that holds for anywhere you might happen to work: most of the time they have to pay you […]


Area Businesses And Organizations Host 1 552 Philadelphia Schools Students For Shadowing Day

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I have worked at one business or another, since I turned 16. I worked for both private and nonprofit businesses, for big corporations and small professional firms. I still remember the excitement, as well as the culture shock, of my very first job. Because of my own experience, I made both of my children get […]


Six Things You Can Do To Prepare For The Coming Pandemic

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A recent survey showed that 60% of American businesses were not ready for the coming Avian Influenza pandemic. However, 73% said they wanted to get ready, but weren’t sure what to do. Here then, is a starter list of six things you should include in your business preparedness plan. 1. Absenteeism will be high due […]


Diversity

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I know that diversity has been a big topic of conversation ever since the early 1990s when research supported the demographics that by the year 2000, 85% of the entering workforce would be female, African-American, Asian-American, Latino, or new immigrants. The fact that white males would be a minority entering the workplace was a wake […]