Professional Services

Workplace Health and Safety in the Professional Services Industry

Professional services firms exist in many different industries. Basically, they can be any organization or profession that offers customized, knowledge-based services to clients. This sector employs about 1.1 million workers accounting for 9% of the total Australian workforce.

The most common incidents in this industry include:

  • Excessive noise
  • Inadequate ventilation
  • Incorrect ergonomics
  • Muscular stress¬†
  • Inadequate and incorrect lighting

 

Source: www.safeworkaustralia.gov.au

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