Company image, cost savings and employee satisfaction are just some of the reasons stringent safety standards are upheld by companies. Manufacturers’ Monthly finds out why teaching businesses about safety is so important. Here’s a scenario to think about – A company has just opened a new facility that is bigger than any other one it … Continue reading Safety’s role in image and reputation
Information computer technology (ICT) and robotics are set to grow Australia’s workforce by hundreds-of-thousands. The ICT workforce alone, grew by 3.5 per cent, from 2016 to 2017, to 663,100 workers. According to a Deloitte Access Economics and the Australian Computer Society report, Australia’s Digital Pulse 2018, the demand for ICT workers is set to grow … Continue reading Human and robot collaboration epitomises the workplace of the future
Unlocking the global supply chain to Australia’s manufacturers is key to industry growth. However, striking the right government policy is essential and requires two-way communications. Steven Impey investigates. Embracing a greater demand for productivity within a growing industry, law and government policy tend to lead the charge. That said, it doesn’t mean that the industry player … Continue reading How manufacturing can change Australian law
Risk assessment is one of the easiest ways for companies to check if their machinery complies.