The iSOL8 blogs covers OHS and Innovation topics – applicable to an Australian and Western Australian context based on workplace experience and pro-bono community and professional support activities.
It also includes links to articles by other authors and institutions as well as articles from websites such as Lexology, Safety Institute of Australia, Institution of Engineers Australia and Exemplar Global.
Craig Power2019-04-06 10:14:472019-04-06 10:14:47Fall Though a Roof - A Family Crisis
As parents and relatives, we help our siblings earn a few dollars and give them some part-time work (Example - Siblings doing tertiary studies).
This is especially easy for small building services contractors, who in many cases may not have…
Craig Power2019-03-24 10:42:002019-03-24 10:53:33Dropped Load - A Layer Cake of Errors
A Dropped Load
Several hundred pre-cast concrete reinforced panels had been craned and installed without any obvious safety issues when a panel detached from the basketed flat sling arrangement and fell to the floor below.
The slings had…
Craig Power2018-10-15 23:43:572019-04-21 06:55:29Social License to Operate - Skating on the Razor's Edge
Introduction - Social License to Operate
There have been several community related Occupational Health related scandals in Western Australia: reference the Lead Contamination problems at the Port of Esperance around 2006/2007 and the more…
Craig Power2018-09-01 23:34:372018-09-01 23:34:37Mission Impossible - The Drone Dance
My Drone class had been experimenting with assembling and flying several types of drones over the past 6 months.
The next phase was to conduct a coordinated Drone flying routine using 6 or more Drones together.
Peter Fares - The specialist…
Craig Power2018-08-24 08:49:312018-08-24 08:49:31Cecil Andrews & Tjuntjuntjara schools - A Helping Hand
Drone Flying activities have been included as part of the September 2018 program of activities undertaken by Cecil Andrews College at the Tjuntjuntjara Remote Community School, located around 700 kms east of Kalgoorlie.
I am seeking out…
Craig Power2018-08-09 23:56:012018-08-10 00:06:18Hands on Learning - Cecil Andrews College - Western Australia
During 2017 and 2018, I mentored two groups of high school students in the Cecil Andrews College Project Based Learning Programs under the guidance of experienced STEM teacher John Townley and Principal - Stella Jinman
The first group…