Fortescue Metal Group is set to implement a number of safety measures following a series of tragic incidents. According to the OHS Career, the Australian firm is looking to set the pace in the mining industry in terms of safety. The strict safety measures are coming at a time when investigations on the death of …
Grocon has been charged over a fatal wall collapsed on Swanson Street in Melbourne which resulted to the deaths of three people in Melbourne’s CBD last year.
An aircraft believed to be carrying FIFO Mine workers was forced to make an emergency landing at the Perth Airport after it caught fire shortly after it took-off.
WorkCover NSW and Thiess Pty Ltd has formally sealed their commitment to ensuring workers’ safety during the construction of the Frederickton to Eungai (F2E) Pacific Highway Upgrade Project with the signing of an action plan.
A worker has reportedly escaped unhurt when the BP on The Run service station at Wayville suddenly exploded while the man was inside his office.
Firefighters battled through thick smoke and asbestos presence fears as they struggled to contain a raging blaze at a disused factory in Melbourne on Monday morning.
A small airplane plummeted and crashed into a house south of Melbourne minutes after taking off, killing its pilot and injuring a young girl Sunday.
Minister for Finance and Services Dominic Perrottet and NSW Treasurer Andrew Constance announced on Monday a $1 billion improvement to the bottom line of the NSW Workers Compensation Scheme.
For people who have lost loved ones due to workplace accidents or illnesses, life will never be the same. Every worker who leaves for work should be able to safely return home at the end of the day. However, this is not the case for the families of thousands of workers who have died in the course of their work for the past years.
South Australia – A 43-year-old man was fatally injured at a worksite in Yahl, outside Mount Gambier on Wednesday.
A new campaign to prevent falls through stair voids targeted towards local builders and sub-contractors has been launched by WorkCover NSW.
A crane driver was taken to a hospital after he was injured in a crane collapse at Port of Melbourne on Monday.
Shops at a mall in Darwin were forced to close down after a street sweeper reportedly spilt oil down the street again.
A bakery at Rottnest Island was penalized with a $100,000 food hygiene fine after Health Department inspectors found quokka droppings in a lane behind the bakery last August.
A man was reportedly rushed to the hospital after a crane crashed down at a shipping container yard in Melbourne Monday.
Work Safety Commissioner, Mark McCabe and ACT’s acting Chief Health Officer, Dr Ranil Appuhamy said that while asbestos poses health and safety risks, living and working with asbestos can be managed by following the advice provided by qualified professionals.
A plumber who claims to have suffered back injury after repeatedly jumping in and out of his truck to fix Townsville’s sewerage is suing the city council for $535,120.80.
The Victorian WorkCover Authority announces a positive half-yearly results revealing that fewer Victorians are injured at work, more workers are returning to work after injury, and the Victorian scheme continues to be financially sustainable.
Two people reportedly succumbed to injuries after their small helicopter lost control and crashed at Coffs Harbour airport on the New South Wales mid-north coast.
Mines Rescue crews were able to retrieve the body of one of the victims of last Wednesday’s underground coal mine accident 8:00 A.M. Thursday.
A man was reportedly hurt after a loaded pallet at Hungry Jack’s Reynella gave way and fell on his leg, pinning him down to the ground Friday morning.