This is important news for NSW Farmers and Businesses in farm areas for rebate grants.
The NSW Quad Bike Safety Improvement Program is offering rebates that will give eligible farmers and their workers up to $2,000 to implement harm prevention measures in the workplace. This program is funded by SafeWork NSW.
An eligible business can access up to $2,000 rebates, accessible through a maximum of two applications, for any combination of the following eligible safety solutions:
o Up to $2000 for each agricultural side-by-side vehicle (SSV) o Up to $600 for each Quadbar TM or ATV Lifeguard Operator Protective Device (OPD) o Up to $90 for each helmet compliant to AS/NZS1698:2006, NZS8600:2002, UNECE22.05 o Up to $500 for the purchase one drone from the eligible list (maximum of one per eligible business), purchase must be done from 27 February 2019 onwards
Workers employed by eligible businesses can access a rebate for a maximum of 1 helmet each.