WASIA supports and has been instrumental in developing, Workplace Safety and Health Guidelines for the shearing industry. The Association has developed a Shearing Risk Management Program and the highly successful WASIA Shed Safety Assessment & Training Program designed to assist industry in reducing accidents and injuries in the workplace.
WASIA recommends that members conform to the Association’s Code of Practice, participate in the Risk Management and Shed Safety Programs and that all members meet all their regulatory obligations with regard to safety and employment conditions.
Our goal is to ensure that all of our members provide professional quality facilities and services and that clients, employers and employees are treated fairly and equitably, in accordance with Awards and Legislation. WASIA Membership is an indicator of quality facilities and service delivery throughout the wool growing sector.