Manufacturing workers are at a greater risk of industrial disease, accidents and impairment than almost every other category of worker. That’s why we encourage all workplaces to elect Health and Safety Representatives (HSRs).
The role of HSRs is to represent the health and safety interests of workers. To assist HSRs in representing workers employers are required to consult with HSRs.
100% Preventable but 100% Irreversible: Did you know that nearly one in five workers will suffer hearing loss over the course of their working life -- join the AMWU campaign to lower the noise levels in our workplaces.
If you wish to register your exposure to asbestos - at home or at work - you can register with the Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency
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