Older Workers - National Safe Work Month 2021

Australians are increasingly working to older ages. In 2020-21, Australians aged 65 and over had a workforce participation rate of 14.8% compared with 6.0% in 2000-01. 


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As the composition of workplaces changes so too can the safety risks and hazards. Have you reviewed your control measures lately to keep your workers’ safe?

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National Safe Work Month