Days lost to injury
Reduction in work cover premiums
Reduction in compensation payments
SWMS module is where each step of a task, potential hazard, risks and controls can be listed. Potential hazards, risks and controls can be recorded against the tasks identified.
Within this module hazards and corrective actions can be created, describing how the identified risks will be controlled and what control measures will be put in pace for these identified risks.
RAMS module allows you to identify risks associated with any assessment type including plant, type, and site assessments.
Gladstone Council employs 750 people and wanted to improve their safety management performance but was unsure which way to go. The council wanted to upgrade councils systems and align them to Australian standards and go from a paper based system to a real-time, electronic reporting environment.
The Damstra platform gave the Council the data and information to launch and redefine their policy and corporate standards framework, bringing them in line with Australian Standards.
The biggest area of opportunity was the combination of lost days and claims and the Council is now able to tell which departments were having the most lost days, what types of roles they perform, and drill down to see what is going on.
The implementation of Damstra's HSE platform and approach to managing risk, incidents, return to work, and safety management has resulted in a significant cost reduction and bottom line improvement for Gladstone Regional Council: