When serving wine in a busy bar, wine is commonly dispersed from casks stored in the cellar, like beer or aerated soft drinks. In venues with less demand, house wines are often served from bag-in-box casks. It’s important to keep these casks out-of-view from customers.
Statistics continually show that new workers are more likely to have accidents than other workers, regardless of the industry they work in, their age or occupation. Thus the person in charge of the business or undertaking (PCBU) needs to address the health and safety issues affecting new workers. An induction program is one way of […]
An online module is one component of an effective induction program. It is also important that the new worker has understood and can perform the tasks. You can check for understanding by:
Are you chief executive, manager, or compliance officer of a venue? Then it’s likely that you are responsible for identifying, classifying, investigating and rectifying breaches in compliance requirements.
All new workers require adequate information and training to do their job safely. PCBUs should not assume that because a new worker has received prior education and training, especially those workers who have a trade, that they will know how to do the job safely. The procedures, materials or equipment may be unfamiliar to the […]
You cannot simply put a new worker on the job and expect them to work safely. Nor it is enough to just provide a new worker with a manual or guide, they may not read it or understand it. Time spent showing the correct and safest way to do the job produces effective work, efficient […]
An effective induction program will ensure that young workers are introduced to the workplace safely. Almost half of all young workers that were injured are in their first year of work. Queensland clubs could consider using the text below as an introduction to their policy and section on young and new workers.
It is best practice for clubs in Queensland to ensure that their induction program includes a dedicated section for new workers. As an employer, you must make sure workers have enough information, training and supervision to enable them to work safely. This training should:
Effective Queensland Clubs include in their induction program a policy detailing emergency procedures such as armed robbery. Below are some suggested items to include in your policy. The most important thing to do during an armed robbery is survive. Do not do anything that may place yourself or others in danger. During the event Co-operate […]
Queensland Clubs should have a policy addressing workplace bullying and harassment, included in their induction program. Below are some suggested items to include in a workplace bullying policy.