New Release Mobile Plant Safe Work Method Statements

Reported by Monica | 27 Sep, 2016 | 03:59pm

The presence of powered mobile plant in workplaces presents a range of hazards that have the potential to cause harm to people or damage property.

Avoiding fall from height injuries in the construction industry

Reported by Stephen | 26 Sep, 2016 | 09:46am

Falls from height are among the most common causes of serious work related injuries and deaths in the construction industry.

Traffic management audit underway in Queensland: Is your business prepared?

Reported by Admin | 14 Sep, 2016 | 01:29pm

People who work near or with vehicles and mobile plant are at risk with incidents involving moving plant frequently linked to injuries and deaths.

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Farmer trampled by horse in south west Queensland

Reported by Stephen | 29 Sep, 2016 | 11:11am

A farmer has been trampled by a horse in an incident at his property in south west Queensland.

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Union urges government to invest on injury prevention to protect paramedics

Reported by Haydee | 28 Sep, 2016 | 01:24pm

The New England branch of the Health Services Union is urging the NSW Government to invest in injury prevention to protect paramedics.

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New workplace health and safety literacy and numeracy programme funded

Reported by Haydee | 28 Sep, 2016 | 11:34am

New Zealand – A new health and safety literacy and numeracy programme has been funded by the Industry Training Federation and the Tertiary Education Commission.

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Business owners urged to prioritise safety as storm approaches

Reported by Stephen | 28 Sep, 2016 | 10:20am

Safe Work SA is calling on business owners and operators across the state to ensure loose items are secured in so they do not pose a safety hazard following a severe weather warning issued by The Bureau of Meteorology.

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NT WorkSafe urges participation in Safe Work Month

Reported by Stephen | 28 Sep, 2016 | 09:45am

October is Safe Work Month and NT WorkSafe is calling on all Territorians to get involved to raise awareness of workplace safety.

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Excavator collapses into Coolangatta apartment building

Reported by Haydee | 27 Sep, 2016 | 11:24pm

A child narrowly escapes injury after an excavator crashed on its side into a unit block in Coolangatta.