N2N OHS briefing

Context

From the Mayors letter,

 “As a part of National Day of Thanksgiving, The Combined Churches of Townsville wish to invite you to take part in their “Neighbour to Neighbour” program, aimed to help residents in need with basic home repairs, maintenance and domestic assistance.

They are happy to help with things such as dusting, vacuuming, sweeping, cleaning bathrooms or kitchens and general garden work including lawn mowing.  (Please be aware the volunteers will not be doing any professional trade work on fixtures or fittings of the house.)”

Guidelines

Some simple rules

Chemical safety;

Bring your own gloves etc

Read labels

Be careful of confined spaces

Do NOT use Class 8 corrosive products.

Use Class 3 Flammable products with caution

Do NOT use pesticides or herbicides

Some common chemicals

In case of emergency Ring 000

Also ring 0499 645 660