Assessment Task 1BSBWHS501A Ensure a safe workplace Task1_ Establish and maintain WHS management systemsMain concernsAs following explanation of Australia hardware, it Australian Hardware has expanded rapidly to include 138 warehouse stores nationally which provides a wide range of products at competitive prices for the purpose of home improvement since 1921.However, according to incomplete Australian Hardware records, safety standards may be slipping.There are two main concerns, which are;-Manual lifting of outdoor furniture and hardware goods in warehouses and in customer service areas-Hazardous materials handling by forklift drivers, drivers and customer service staff.Therefore, this report will discuss the solutions of main issues and how it can be applyWHS policy nationally.Manual handling covers a wide range of activities including lifting, pushing, pulling, holding, throwing and carrying. It includes repetitive tasks such as packing, typing, assembling, cleaning and sorting, using hand-tools, and operating machinery and equipment. Because most jobs involve some form of manual handling, most workers
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