SafeWork SA is reminding all families in rural areas to ensure on-farm safety as many children return home to spend summer holidays on farming properties.
Sports reporter and Queensland rugby league legend, Shane Webcke is the new Queensland Safety Ambassador.
A young boy has been seriously injured after falling off a quad bike in the Gippsland region of Victoria.
A man is nursing serious leg injuries following a quad bike crash in Leeman, approximately 300 kilometres north of Perth.
An investigation conducted by APN shows muscles and tendons are the most frequent areas for workplace injuries in the south-west Queensland.
A man is nursing serious injuries to his leg after being crushed by an excavator in northeast Victoria.
A South Australian milling company has been fined $78,000 plus costs following a July 2012 workplace incident that left a worker nursing serious injuries to his arm.
Two companies were fined $450,000 this month over a worker fatality on a Melbourne construction site in 2011.
WorkSafe will be investigating two online videos of workers collaborating to propel and swing co-workers through air like a Royal Show ride using an excavator with a crane-like arm in Western Australia.
SafeWork SA is urging people to avoid serious workplace incidents and trauma in the lead up to Christmas by putting safety first.
A water leak at Epworth Freemasons Hospital forced authorities to evacuate staff and patients from the Melbourne hospital on Friday.
A symposium discussing latest research and best practice approaches to musculoskeletal disorders will be held at the Brisbane Exhibition and Convention Centre from 3 to 4 March 2015.
NSW residents with loose-fill asbestos in their home will receive further assistance package. The NSW Government through Minister for Finance and Services, Dominic Perrottet, made the announcement.
A Queensland court has ordered a Mount Isa company to pay a former employee $700,000 plus legal costs following an incident where the woman was hospitalised a day after she swept uncovered fertiliser at the company’s store.
A quad bike incident in Queensland’s Southern Burnett region has left an eight-year old girl nursing serious injuries to her lower limbs.
Safe Work Australia has released the Australian Workers’ Compensation Statistics 2012-13 report. This is the 21st annual report that uses the National Data Set for Compensation-based Statistics (NDS).
There were 18 work-related notifiable fatalities during September 2014 with male workers accounting for 13 of the 18 fatalities. 3 were female bystanders and 2 male bystanders.
A plumber and father of two has been killed after falling into a collapsed trench at a building site in Sydney’s north-west.
Victorian WorkCover Authority is urging all Victorians to take extra care at work in the lead-up to the holiday period, following a tragic seven-week period.
A young man has been taken to hospital after suffering serious injuries in a farming incident on Wednesday night.
A quad bike rollover at a property in Bundaberg north has left a woman nursing serious head injuries.