Forest safety benchmarking portal

Forest safety benchmarking portal

The new forest safety benchmarking portal is now receiving historic data from 14 participant companies, which will provide info for Australian forest stately data.

This system will enable participating companies to compare their monthly safety performance with the Australian national average and top quartile performance.

The benchmarking portal is expected to be launched early in the New Year. 

Lag indicators will include: 

  • Lost time injury rates frequency
  • Lost time injury severity rate

Lead indicators will include:

  • Near misses
  • Safety audits undertaken
  • Number of outstanding safety issues month end 

More information?

Please contact Jim Houghton, Statistics and Economics Manager on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or (03) 9927 3260.


Our acknowledgment

In the spirit of reconciliation, Forest & Wood Products Australia acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of Country throughout Australia, and we acknowledge their connection to the land and their custodianship of Country and forests. We pay our respect to Elders past and present and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

Our acknowledgment