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Site Manager’s Role In Getting The Safety Message Across To Those Who Need It

Take a look at the site manager’s role in getting the safety message across to those who need it most at the job site. http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/cygnus/ipaf_201208/#/10

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What is the Work at Height (WAH) Planning Tool?

The Work at Height (WAH) Planning Tool is an online resource which draws from the lessons learnt from past Fall From Height incidents in Singapore and provides customized recommendations based on user-selected causal factors. Users may find the recommendations useful … Continue reading

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Inaugural Work-At-Heights (WAH) Conference 2012 – Scaling New Heights in Fall Protection

Organised by the International Society for Fall Protection (ISFP) and Access and Scaffold Industry Association (ASIA) of Singapore with the support of the Ministry of Manpower Singapore (MOM) and the Workplace Safety and Health Council (WSHC), this Conference brings together … Continue reading

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OS+H Asia 2012 to Focus on Height Safety

OS+H Asia 2012, 8th Occupational Safety & Health Exhibition for Asia, (September 12 – 14, 2012 at Suntec Singapore) will feature a significant number of international exhibitors focusing on height safety equipment. According to Singapore’s Workplace Safety & Health Council, … Continue reading

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Work At Heights (WAH) Safety- Mobile Elevated Work Platform Dialogue Session & Training on SS568:2011

Supported by the WSH Council, the Ministry of Manpower organised a Mobile Elevated Work Platform (MEWP) dialogue session on 6 July 2012. The dialogue session with key industry stakeholders was organised to address issues relating to safe operations for MEWP, … Continue reading

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Protecting Against Falls – Roof Work

“Roofwork is not just an issue for construction companies. Non-construction workers such as factory maintenance staff may be at risk from falls from or through roofs…….” ~~ Paraig Earley, Inspector, Construction Policy, Health & Safety Authority. Here are a few tips to protect against falls … Continue reading

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Work At Height Kit

Work at Heights (WAH) is defined as working at any place that is above, at or below ground level, and from which a person could fall (i.e. fall from height). Some examples of work platforms that workers may fall off/into … Continue reading

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Ministry of Manpower (MOM) to Explore Introduction of Work-at-Heights (WAH) Rulings.

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Work at Height Safety Seminar – What You Really Need to Know About MEWPs

Mobile Elevated Work Platforms (MEWPs) are common access systems widely in use in the construction, marine and maintenance industries. Recent accidents have highlighted the need for all to understand how we need to work together to safeguard the user, owner, … Continue reading

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National Work At Height (WAH) Symposium

Dear WAH Supervisors, Contractors, Project Managers, WSHOs and Partners Invitation to Work At Height (WAH) Symposium 2011 Date: 22 March 2011 Time: 2.00 pm – 5.00 pm (Registration starts from 12.30pm, lunch will be served) Venue: Furama City Centre, Grand … Continue reading

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