General Module

General Module

General Module

Structure: 4 parts – 10 sections with a quiz each, followed by “Spot the Hazard” simulation exercise.

Passing requirement: 100% with unlimited tries

Timing:
Part 1 – Estimated learning time – 26 to 30 minutes
Part 2 – Estimated learning time –18 to 22 minutes
Part 3 – Estimated learning time –15 to 19 minutes
Part 4 – Estimated learning time –13 to 17 minutes

All SmartMove learning resources require a steady and reasonably fast internet connection to work properly. The performance of the resources depends on the end-user's internet connection speed, network capability and amount of active users accessing the resources at the same time.

Structure: 4 parts – 10 sections with a quiz each, followed by “Spot the Hazard” simulation exercise.

Passing requirement: 100% with unlimited tries

Timing: Part 1 – Estimated learning time – 26 to 30 minutes
               Part 2 – Estimated learning time –18 to 22 minutes
               Part 3 – Estimated learning time –15 to 19 minutes
               Part 4 – Estimated learning time –13 to 17 minutes

All SmartMove learning resources require a steady and reasonably fast internet connection to work properly. The performance of the resources depends on the end-user's internet connection speed, network capability and amount of active users accessing the resources at the same time.

Structure: 4 parts – 10 sections with a quiz each, followed by “Spot the Hazard” simulation exercise.

Passing requirement: 100% with unlimited tries

Timing: Part 1 – Estimated learning time – 26 to 30 minutes
               Part 2 – Estimated learning time –18 to 22 minutes
               Part 3 – Estimated learning time –15 to 19 minutes
               Part 4 – Estimated learning time –13 to 17 minutes

All SmartMove learning resources require a steady and reasonably fast internet connection to work properly. The performance of the resources depends on the end-user's internet connection speed, network capability and amount of active users accessing the resources at the same time.

The general module contains background information on WHS, important facts about WHS laws, common workplace hazards found in the workplace and the quiz on the information presented. All 4 parts of the general module need to be completed to access the industry modules. Module details.

The top 10 incidents causing injuries were from:

1. Working with machinery, equipment and tools

2. Muscular stress

3. Slips trips and falls

4. Falling from height

5. Hitting stationary objects

6. Being hit by falling objects

7. Contact with hot objects

8. Vehicle incidents

9. Physical assaults

10.Contact with a chemical or substance

1. Working with machinery, equipment and tools

2. Muscular stress

3. Slips trips and falls

4. Falling from height

5. Hitting stationary objects

6. Being hit by falling objects

7. Contact with hot objects

8. Vehicle incidents

9. Physical assaults

10.Contact with a chemical or substance

Emerging trends
Young workers are increasingly being exposed to:

workplace bullying​

workplace violence and aggression

Emerging trends
Young workers are increasingly being exposed to:

workplace bullying​

workplace violence and aggression

Emerging trends
Young workers are increasingly being exposed to:

workplace bullying​

workplace violence and aggression

Statistics source: WorkCover WA (2020). Workers’ compensation Western Australian claims data 2014-15 to 2018-19

Note: Calculation based on a five-year total from 2014-15 to 2018-19. Based on the percentage of all incidents, the combination of all injuries is not equal to 100%

Injuries are measured by number of LTI/Ds (1+days/shifts lost)

Statistics source: WorkCover WA (2020). Workers’ compensation Western Australian claims data 2014-15 to 2018-19

Note: Calculation based on a five-year total from 2014-15 to 2018-19. Based on the percentage of all incidents, the combination of all injuries is not equal to 100%

Injuries are measured by number of LTI/Ds (1+days/shifts lost)

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