Confined space standby rescue

Our crews from Platinum Safety was kept bust last week providing confined space services to one of our clients in the snowy mountains. We ensure all your confined space works are completed to the safest levels and always ensure compliance is taken care of, giving your team the ability to concentrate on what they do […]

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Advance Confined space training – 1 day?

One of the issues many clients face regarding training is finding the time! Let face it, we all have very busy lives and training is something we all must do. At Platinum Safety, we understand that time is valuable and we like to give our students options to ensure everyone has the same opportunity to […]

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Work at heights and confined space entry Combo course!!!!

Platinum Safety and training’s most popular courses RIIWHS202D – Enter and work in confined spaces and RIIWHS204D – Work safely at heights are part of our combo packages. These courses are usually conducted on a 2 day program, however for smaller groups and if you are willing to put in a long day’s effort, we […]

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Height safety systems

Falling from heights is still one of the leading causes of serious injury and/or fatalities in the workplace. To ensure your safety at all times, workers need to be aware of the control measures we must implement whilst working in area where there is a chance of a fall from one level to another. Three […]

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Confined space standby

While work is being conducted in any confined space, legislation states many regulated control measures must be in place at all times. On of the crucial ways to ensure safety of all workers is the reliance on a qualified standby operator. So what does a standby operator do? * Monitor the safety of all entrance […]

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Confined space entry permit

There are many mandatory control measures required by law to enhance the safety of all workers operating in or near a confined space. To ensure all controls are implemented, confined space entry permits are required and issued by persons in direct control of the space. The permit system can then be simply followed as a […]

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Confined space training

Training is not only a key step to ensure your safety whilst working in a confined space. It is also one of the many regulated mandatory control measures required by law! To ensure your safety takes priority, book one of our onsite confined space training courses today! Our team of experts will come to you, […]

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New fines to protect NSW workers from falls – article

SafeWork NSW will have the power to issue penalty notices of up to $3600 to NSW workplaces if they fail to protect employees against falls from heights. In 2017, SafeWork NSW has attended 234 incidents involving falls from heights, including eight fatalities. Over half these incidents occurred in the construction industry. Workers compensation data shows […]

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PPE checks when working at heights

As a competent operator, you have a duty of care to look after yourself and everyone on the worksite. To enhance this, the correct use of our personal protective equipment (PPE) is most important. Once trained in the use and application of your PPE, it is up to the operator to always check for signs […]

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Refresher training

A common question we are asked by many students is the expiry date of the qualifications they obtain for working at heights or confined space training. There are recommendations, requirements and considerations all students need to be aware of, in order to maintain a safe work environment. To achieve a safer work environment and to […]

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