BSBWHS501 Ensure a safe workplaceAppendix 2: Australian Hardware national WHS dataFAIFirst Aid IncidentsMTIMedical Treatment InjuryLTILost Time InjuryNMINear Miss IncidentLTIFRLost Time Injury Frequency RateIRIncidence RateIncidentDateRoleDescription ActionLocationRegulator notificationFAI1 Jul 2012Customer service staff(new)Hurt back lifting lawn mower for customer. 10 missed days.Team leader initiated remedial training and coaching for employee.WollongongNMTI1 Jul 2012Customer service staff(new)Fall from stacks of building supplies in warehouse; broken wrist. 1 day hospitalisation; 10 missed days.Team leader initiated safety action meeting.SydneyYBSBWHS501 Learner Instructions 3Version 1.0Page 10 of 16
BSBWHS501 Ensure a safe workplaceIncidentDateRoleDescription ActionLocationRegulator notificationMTI4 Jul 2012Customer service staff(new)Chemical burns. 2 employees engaging in horseplay.Disciplinary action against 2 employees; team leaderTeam leader initiated safety action meeting: regulator notified six weeks after incident; team leader embarrassed by conduct of employees under supervision.PerthYLTI7 Aug2012Customer service staff(new)Depression. Leave of absence ongoing.No action recorded.BendigoNNMI14 Aug 2012Customer service staff(new)Service staff dropped leaf blower narrowly missing other customer servicestaff; could have resulted in serious head injuries.No action recorded.DarwinNLTI25 Aug 2012DriverSuspected panic attack but possible heart attack; driver ceased work immediately before possible accident. Driver receiving counselling, medical examination; leave of absence 5 days.No action recorded.BendigoNLTI17 Aug 2012Customer service staff(new)Staff member sore back from lifting: 5 days’ leave.No actions recorded.Port ArthurNBSBWHS501 Learner Instructions 3Version 1.0Page 11 of 16
BSBWHS501 Ensure a safe workplaceIncidentDateRoleDescription ActionLocationRegulator notificationLTIFR9 Sep2012Customer service staff(new)Staff member fall from lumber stacks.