Building Better Safety Outcomes

Building Better Safety Outcomes

Automotive Mechanics Guide to Workplace Safety 2017/18 – Released

AutomotiveThere are several hazards associated with automotive workshops that automotive mechanics are exposed to on a daily basis. Pro-Visual Publishing, in collaboration with the Institute of Automotive Mechanical Engineers (IAME) and the Australian Association of Progressive Repairers (AAPR) has released the latest edition of the Automotive Mechanics Guide to Workplace Safety, with the aim of reducing the likelihood of injury or health hazards in the industry, on a national scale.

The 2017/18 edition of the Guide covers a range of topics including:

· Noise exposure.

· Hoist safety – lifting of vehicles.

· Under vehicle access safety.

· Manual handling.

· Slips, trips and falls.

The Augmented Reality (AR) components of the guide also provide a window to further interactive resources and information, which users can access by simply scanning over any AR capable content using the free Pro-Vis AR app.

“I would like to thank all the sponsors of the Automotive Mechanics Industry Guide to Workplace Safety 2017/18. Their support has made it possible for the Guide to be distributed free of charge.”

– John Hutchings, CEO, Pro-Visual Publishing.

Pro-Visual Publishing is the leading specialist in wall-mounted workplace health & safety, food safety & hygiene, and wellbeing information resource guides. Each guide is practical and informative, providing a quick reference point for management and staff. Pro-Visual Publishing’s guides are vital resources to ensure workers return home exactly the way they came to work.

For further information, or to obtain additional copies of the Guide, please call (02) 8272 2611, email or visit

For media enquiries or images please contact Deanna Davenport at Pro-Visual Publishing on (02) 8272 2611 or

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