Work Health & Safety

YOUR SAFETY COMES FIRST!

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 Advisor and Talent Coach who are focused on your safety
  • 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: eye protection, foot protection, hand protection
  • Ensure you’re lifting, pushing and pulling correctly
  • Use the correct tools and equipment for the appropriate task
  • Stay hydrated. Drink plenty of water!
  • Download the Dehydration Chart

Common injuries

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

HOST A PEER APPRENTICE

Speak to our friendly Customer Service Team on 8348 1200 or customerservice@peer.com.au
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"Having been a PEER apprentice and experiencing the high quality training and support provided, I had no hesitation in hosting my own PEER apprentices."

DERRICK WATSON
OPERATIONS MANAGER STREAMLINE PLUMBING SA


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