Fatalities put spotlight on quad bike safety

Reported by Stephen | 15 Apr, 2019 | 01:03pm

Quad bikes are one of the leading causes of death and injury on Australian farms.

Sydney scaffolding death prompts calls for safety review in the industry

Reported by Stephen | 08 Apr, 2019 | 01:51pm

The death of an 18-year-old apprentice at a construction site in Sydney has prompted urgent calls for a safety review in the industry.

1 in 5 Australian men exposed to excess noise levels at work

Reported by Stephen | 01 Apr, 2019 | 11:06pm

New research led by Cutin University shows that one in five Australian men are exposed to excess noise levels at work.

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Gold Coast recycler fined after worker loses three fingers

Reported by Stephen | 24 Apr, 2019 | 02:20am

Three fingers on his left hand were crushed, requiring partial amputation and five months off work.


Elderly woman trampled by goat near Taree

Reported by Stephen | 24 Apr, 2019 | 02:28am

An elderly woman has been flown to hospital after she was trampled by a goat in north-eastern New South Wales.


Research program aims to improve independence of people seriously injured in workplace incidents in WA

Reported by Stephen | 24 Apr, 2019 | 02:41am

The Insurance Commission of Western Australia (Insurance Commission) will fund a research program for people seriously injured in vehicle or workplace incidents.


SA Police fined $390,000 over workplace death

Reported by Stephen | 23 Apr, 2019 | 12:28pm

South Australian police have been fined $390,000 over the death of a worker at a police training centre in the Adelaide Hills.


New rules for Queensland solar farms

Reported by Stephen | 19 Apr, 2019 | 09:22am

The Government of Queensland is set to introduce a new code of practice and electrical safety regulations in May to improve safety in the growing commercial solar farm industry.


Man dies after fall from roof in central Victoria

Reported by Stephen | 19 Apr, 2019 | 09:05am

A man has died after falling from a roof and becoming impaled on a metal picket in central Victoria.