WorkSafe introduces new Farm Safety Category for annual safety awards

WorkSafe Victoria have introduced a new Farm Safety Category into its annual safety awards, which are allocated during WorkSafe Month, in October, each year.

The new award category acknowledges individuals or businesses who have made a significant difference and tangible improvements on their farm/s through their leadership and practice. This can include a specific safety initiative or a change in farm safety culture.

Entries close on 7 May 2021.

The Making Our Farms Safer Safety Team encourages any farmers who are considering nominating for the awards to contact the team for advice or assistance.

To find out more contact the VFF Farm Safety Service on 1300 882 833.