The recent changes to WHS legislation have seen the enforcement powers of Workplace Health and Safety Queensland increase to include the offence of industrial manslaughter with a maximum penalty of 20 years in jail for persons conducting a business or undertaking and up to $10 million in fines for the involved company.
The big questions for YOU as a business owner are:
- What is the worst possible scenario for you for safety breaches?
- Are you comfortable with accepting that risk in light of your current safety standards and systems?
If you are not confident that your current safety systems will keep you out of jail, it’s time to give Virtual Safety Manager a call. Today! 0401 014 619