Happy Chinese New Year of the Pig

Happy Chinese New Year of the Pig

Commencing on 5th February 2019, the year of the Earth Pig represents the end of the 12 year cycle of animals in Chinese astrology. Thus it is a great opportunity to review the past years and build energy for the new cycle starting on 25th January 2020. The Pig...
Gratitude for our abundant life

Gratitude for our abundant life

What we’ve been up to in 2017 This year, Safety Strategies has taught over 1,000 frontline staff in the transport industry, local government, health and community services. Both Tim Kitto, Safety Strategies’ Senior Instructor, and I find this work very...
Peace and renewal at Christmas time

Peace and renewal at Christmas time

What does Christmas mean to you? More traffic, longer queues, frayed tempers … or a precious time of rest and family celebration, sharing holidays, fun and gifts? For many of us, it is a valuable opportunity for renewal where we take a break from work, reflect...
Disability Services Safety News – May 2016

Disability Services Safety News – May 2016

Are your frontline staff being abused, intimidated or assaulted? Verbal abuse, intimidation and assault are a regular occurrence for many disability services frontline staff. Not all clients are aggressive, but the few who are can make working life very challenging....
Bus drivers deserve the best training

Bus drivers deserve the best training

Effective training reduces assaults I escaped serious injury directly due to several points I had learned from your training. (This Sydney driver was attacked to the head with a weapon) Bus drivers provide one of the most important community services. Without public...
Local Government Safety News – March 2016

Local Government Safety News – March 2016

Have your frontline staff ever been abused, intimated or assaulted? Verbal abuse, intimidation and threat of assault are a regular occurrence for many local government frontline staff. In a recent survey conducted for 150 parking officers and rangers, over 85% had...