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Leukaemia Foundation World’s Greatest Shave

Leukaemia Foundation World’s Greatest Shave

The Leukaemia Foundation World’s Greatest Shave takes place from 12 – 15 March 2015 and is one of Australia’s biggest fundraisers. The event raises much needed funds to support Australians with blood cancer and research through the Leukaemia Foundation of Queensland. Like all families, many of us […]

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Welcome to Verifact Chief Operating Officer – David Morris

Welcome to Verifact Chief Operating Officer – David Morris

Chief Executive Officer, Shane Griffiths, is pleased to welcome new Chief Operating Officer, David Morris, to the Verifact team today. David brings to Verifact a wealth of operational experience, having worked for several leading international services companies. Pictured (L-R): Shane Griffiths (CEO) & David Morris (COO)

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Dan Crowley speaks at Health, Safety and Mining Conference 2014

Dan Crowley speaks at Health, Safety and Mining Conference 2014

In August, the mining industry held its annual Health, Safety and Mining Conference in Townsville where Verifact’s Dan Crowley (Executive Director) and world renowned neurologist Dr Andrew Wong of the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital were asked to present about strokes – cause and effect.  Each year […]

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Recognition of Service – Kelly Nield, Janelle Lyons & Elizabeth Collett

Recognition of Service – Kelly Nield, Janelle Lyons & Elizabeth Collett

Verifact is currently recognising those who have been members of our team for five and ten years. This week, our New South Wales and Western Australian offices held events to congratulate Kelly Nield (NSW), Janelle Lyons (NSW) and Elizabeth Collett (WA) on their 10 years of continuous […]

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Verifact Value Champions 2014

We are delighted to announce the most recent winners of our Verifact Value Champions reward and recognition scheme. This program recognises those who demonstrate excellence of our core values – Service, Protection, Integrity, Energy and Innovation. Again, we had a number of excellent nominations, and the below […]

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Verifact supports Energy Skills Queensland’s Indigenous Employment Program

Verifact supports Energy Skills Queensland’s Indigenous Employment Program

Verifact is supporting Energy Skills Queensland’s Indigenous Employment Program. A former Verifact Level Four Traffic Controller, Richard Barrett, has been training Verifact’s three newest recruits with the help of Energy Skills Queensland. Their new Government funded program aims to promote the employment of skilled indigenous workers into Queensland’s Energy […]

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2014 Distance for a Difference Charity Ride

2014 Distance for a Difference Charity Ride

Verifact recently sponsored the Distance for a Difference Charity Ride. The Distance for a Difference Tour is a fully supported charity ride that provides distance and terrain challenges for up to five days in the beautiful rural surroundings of country New South Wales. The Tour hopes to […]

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Verifact/MLS ACT Insurance Dinner – $7,730 raised for Diabetes ACT

The Verifact/MLS sponsored ACT Insurance Dinner held on 28 February 2014, hosted by our Dan Crowley, successfully raised $7,730 for Diabetes ACT.  Diabetes research and support services are very close to the heart of Verifact, with a number of employees and partners families dealing with the daily […]

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Verifact Traffic Control at TJM’s Pro Locker – Lockyer 300

  On October 26th and 27th, Verifact provided  Traffic Control services to the TJM’s Pro Locker – Lockyer 300 event. Held in South East Queensland, Lockyer 300 is a 300km race through private roads and forest tracks in the Lockyer Valley hinterland and is also round 3 of the […]

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Safety Bulletin – Avoiding Slips, Trips and Falls

Slips, trips and falls can happen in any workplace, inside and (especially) outside, where a number of influences include; very dry loose gravel, loose asphalt, uneven ground and small stones. It is important to watch for factors influenced by weather such as; wet/slippery ground, muddy areas, puddles […]

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