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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SafeWork SA offers tips for staying safe during severe weather

Reported by Haydee | 30 Sep, 2016 | 06:11pm

After warning business owners and operators across South Australia to prepare for extreme weather, SafeWork SA released a few tips to help employers to ensure the safety of workers during severe weathers.

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Dangerous goods safety workshops delivered to remote aboriginal students

Reported by Haydee | 30 Sep, 2016 | 04:27pm

Dangerous Goods officers conducted a dangerous goods safety workshop for children in Aboriginal communities.

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Current coal dust exposure regulations not supported by scientific evidence, researchers say

Reported by Stephen | 30 Sep, 2016 | 12:50pm

Researchers from the University of Melbourne say current coal dust exposure regulations are not backed by scientific evidence, following the re-emergence of black lung in Queensland.

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WorkSafe Awards 2016 finalists announced

Reported by Haydee | 29 Sep, 2016 | 11:42pm

The Awards aim to recognize outstanding contributions to workplace health and safety and return to work.

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Employers reminded to protect workers from work-related falls

Reported by Haydee | 29 Sep, 2016 | 11:39pm

Employers are being reminded to protect workers from falls from height.

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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.