Work Health and Safety (WHS)

At PEER safety of our Apprentices and Trainees comes first, we want to make sure you all go home safe everyday. As a result we do the following:

  • Dedicated WHS Advisors and Talent Coaches who are focused on your safety
  • A team of safety specialists working closely with and supporting Host Employers in order to achieve a higher level of safety within the industry
  • Consultation and communications with all parties to create a safer work environment for everyone
  • Industry leading safety and induction training starting from Day 1 and throughout each of our apprentice’s / trainee’s career
  • Supervised, on-the-job training in safe work practices with industry respected Host Employers

What we ask of you:

PEER ask you all to actively participate in all aspects of Work Health & Safety.  We ask you to take a proactive view because at the end of the day, it’s about looking after yourself and those around you.

Safety Tips

There are a number of key issues when working on site here are some tips to help you stay safe:

  • Wear all appropriate PPE gear for each task (WHS-012): eye protection, foot protection, hand protection
  • Ensure you’re lifting, pushing, pulling correctly
  • Use the correct tools and equipment for the appropriate task
  • Stay hydrated. Drink plenty of water

Common Injuries

  • Eye injuries
  • Lacerations
  • Sprains and strains
  • Heat and cold related injuries i.e. dehydration, freezer burns

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