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▶ Pharrell Williams - Happy (Official Music Video) - YouTube

Get Pharrell's new album G I R L with 10 Brand New Tracks on iTunes: http://smarturl.it/GIRLitunes Get Pharrell's new album G I R L with 10 Brand New Tracks ...
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I love being happy and being with happy people and I don't know who wouldn't love a song about it!

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Managing OHS risk in your workplace

Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) legislation requires that all forseeable hazards are identified and risks arising from them be eliminated or controlled.
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Here is a quick and easy guide for anyone for anyone who wants to learn more about OHS.

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Home - Safe Work Australia

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This site contains materials supporting the WHS laws including; the model WHS Act, model WHS Regulations and model Codes of Practice. Analysis of data and research relating to work health and safety and workers’ compensation is available from this site.
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SWA is a great tool that can be used by everyone to keep up to date with health and safety across Australia.

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Please don’t sneeze on me

Please don’t sneeze on me | OHS and how to keep staff safe | Scoop.it
‘Tis the season for sickness but that doesn’t give you an excuse to share your disease.
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Sick leave: a very important topic for organisations (big and small) to consider.

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The silly season and mental health – top tips to keep staff safe and happy

The silly season and mental health – top tips to keep staff safe and happy | OHS and how to keep staff safe | Scoop.it
With workers stressed about competing demands, psychologists say the lead-up to Christmas is a good time to start a conversation about mental health in the workplace.
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This is a great article which talks about issues for employees and employers surrounding the lead up to the end of the year.

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How to: achieve work-life balance

How to: achieve work-life balance | OHS and how to keep staff safe | Scoop.it
If work, play and family are demanding more time than you've got, it's time to rethink how you do things.
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At some point in everyone's life work can get in the way of living. It is important for everyone to have some time to themselves, spend time with family and just relax. With the developments in technology in the recent years I have seen lots of individuals who have not dedicated time away from work. The work-life balance is something organisations must acknowledge and support because stress and fatigue are serious hazards in the workplace. 

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Workplace Info - HR and OHS roles should be integrated to build a safety culture

Workplace Info - HR and OHS roles should be integrated to build a safety culture | OHS and how to keep staff safe | Scoop.it
HR is basically all about people. So is OHS. So, it logically follows that the HR function should be actively involved in promoting and maintaining OHS, which comes down to having a safety-oriented culture at the workplace.
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This article is focussed on organisational culture and the culture of safety which I have really understood whilst undertaking my degree. I have come to realise that culture is a focal part of all organisations and it is vital to have a well established positive culture. 

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Occupational health week kicks off with focus on diabetes prevention

Occupational health week kicks off with focus on diabetes prevention | OHS and how to keep staff safe | Scoop.it

TheLast updated:Wednesday, July 9, 2014

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There needs to be more awareness delivered to employees. A great way of doing this can be by implementing an optional health and wellbeing program to employees which touches on the importance of a balanced diet and also some exercise.

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AHRI Blog - 10 aspects of HR that influence safety performance

AHRI Blog - 10 aspects of HR that influence safety performance | OHS and how to keep staff safe | Scoop.it
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The responsibility of OHS lies on everyone's shoulders, in particular all levels of management with the inclusion of the HR team. Safety filters into all aspects of an organisation and this article addresses some important considerations for organisations to minimise risks and hazards in the workplace.

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Steve Hughes on health and safety - BBC

Michael McIntyre's Comedy Roadshow heads to the heart of the Midlands and the Birmingham Hippodrome where Australian comedian Steve Hughes shares his common ...
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Just a quick clip showing the lighter side to OHS.

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