In an announcement made by the NSW Government, the 2018 – 19 NSW budget will include $10 million to help the State’s workplace safety regulators reach. This move has helped to add significant investment in SafeWork initiatives to increase work safety and improve the health and safety of workers statewide.
As part of the budget Matt Kean, Minister for Innovation and Better Regulation, has said funding will include:
$10 million as part of a four year $55 million Mentally Healthy Workplaces strategy, in partnership with the State Insurance Regulatory Authority and Insurance and Care NSW, including manager training and recovery at work programs, research to help inform ongoing strategies, a media campaign to raise awareness, and mentoring tools to better support businesses;
Expanding the successful Quad Bike Safety Improvement Program that provides rebates, safety equipment, and education, taking the total NSW Government investment in the program to $3.7 million;
$315k in rebates for small business to improve worker health and safety; and
$200k to fund Roadmap Health and Safety Landscape projects
Conserve see this as a great step forward in helping make a much safer workplace for businesses and workers across NSW.
“It is essential for our organisation that the contractors we engage have the appropriate insurances, qualifications and safety systems. Conserve™ allows us to ensure this.”
Jared Carter, Senior Supply Chain Analyst – Chubb Fire & Security
“BNG Conserve™ has helped to meet our need of improving contractor management, improved efficiency and improved safety systems to meet AS4801.”
David Rogers – Property & Sustainability Manager, Warrigal
“Conserve has allowed us to optimise our contractor management processes, by providing an always available system that effectively prequalifies our contractors and suppliers and ensures they remain compliant during the period of their engagement.”
Mark Hutchings, Group WHS & Workers’ Compensation Manager – Sell and Parker
“Carmen & Alex were very helpful and supportive on helping d &a Irrigation getting all the required documents together for Certification. Really appreciate the support. Thanks Ladies”
David Horton, D&A Irrigation – Director/Owner
“It’s been an absolute pleasure to work with you during our setup and maintenance of staff onto BNG contractor services database. I’ve really appreciated your assistance and efficiency”
Deanne Porch – The Flagstaff Group
“BNG Conserve™ consistently delivers our business with management tools & resources which provide our clients with the assurance that our legal obligations are being met and maintained at a level that would impress any of the ASX 100 companies.”
Raffi Evanian, Managing Director – Driveways2u
“I have been very satisfied with the service provided by BNG Conserve™ and would recommend it to any company, big or small, to keep on top of all the insurances, paperwork etc required to run a business.