‘Sitting is the new smoking,’ says Anup Kanodia, a physician and researcher at Wexner Medical Centre in Ohio. Concern about risks to the health of sedentary workers and potential impact on businesses is on the rise. Sedentary behaviours are a known risk factor for cancer, heart disease, type II diabetes and premature death. ’Move more, […]

If you care about improving safety in your business and want help to get started, make a safety promise – a public commitment to health and safety. This is a powerful but simple way to show everyone that you care about the people in your workplace. Go to the safety starts with you website and […]

Since 2001, there have been more than 220 deaths across Australia involving quad bikes, predominantly on farms. Graham, a farmer from Orange, knows all too well how dangerous quad bikes can be. Here he tells his story of the day he had an accident that could easily have ended his life.   Alicia, a farmer […]