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Safety Award of the Quarter – Louise Casey

Safety Award of the Quarter for July – September has been awarded to Louise Casey for exceptional traffic planning. The Waterloo Project requires meticulous attention to detail, involving traffic plans, obtaining complex permissions & numerous licenses. Louise acted to eliminate a potential risk involving an excavator with live traffic. Her…
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R U OK Day

Today Quickway marked R U OK Day on our construction sites located across New South Wales. In the strange world of Covid, the current nature of lockdown life throughout the state, and the stresses and strains that it brings, it is important for us all to ask our colleagues, friends,…
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Darkness into Light

Quickway are proud to be a Gold Sponsor for this year’s Darkness into Light Sydney walk which took place at sunrise on Saturday 8th May. Due to the current public health advice this year’s walk was different in that small gatherings took place at various locations, with our staff participating…
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Safety Award of the Quarter – Ross Turner

Safety Award of the Quarter for October to December goes to Ross Turner from our Utilities Division. During weekend shutdown work in November on a Parramatta-based project, Ross spotted that a maintenance worker at a nearby property had just fallen from a glass roof and was hanging from his harness.…
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Movember

As another Movember draws to a close, we would like to thank the Quickway Mo Bros for their efforts again this year, and to all those who dug deep to help us change the face of men’s health. Movember funds various programs around the world and is committed to taking…
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Mental Health Month

In the Australian Construction Industry, approximately one life is lost to suicide every second day. Further, construction workers are six times more likely to die from suicide than an accident at work (Mates in Construction, 2020). Mental Health Month aims to raise awareness about mental health and wellbeing, a topic…
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Safety Award of the Quarter – Darren Davison

Safety Award of the Quarter has been presented to Darren Davison from our Utilities Division. Darren was instrumental in the successful set-up of one of our current projects in Sydney. His contribution has included his innovative thinking which resulted in the creation of a Davit Arm Safety Rescue System, as…
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R U OK? Day

Our work crews throughout the organisation marked R U OK? Day today, where they held conversations about mental health awareness, the importance of checking in with their co-workers and others, and what resources are available to assist when struggling with life’s ups and downs. The theme of this year’s R…
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Quickway Safety Training

Quickway is committed to safety, quality, and environmental sustainability. This week, the Quickway utilities team completed an emergency rescue drill with the help of our rescue training dummy. The emergency drill of personnel falling into trench was completed successfully in conjunction with our client on the project, and provided invaluable…
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