Two workers have been injured after a trench collapsed as they worked on a sewer line in Bathurst, 200 kilometres west of Sydney.
People who made a difference in promoting work safety have been recognised during Australia Day 2015.
A property to test positive during the Heads of Asbestos Coordination Authorities (HACA) loose fill asbestos investigation has been identified .
Small and large businesses can take advantage of the WorkCover Mentor Program this year.
A week after a seven-year-old boy was killed in a quad bike rollover in northern New South Wales, another 12-year-old boy has been hospitalised after crashing his quad bike in Western Australia, about 50 kilometres east of the state capital Perth.
A man has been taken to hospital with serious chest injuries following a quad bike crash at a western Queensland property on Monday evening.
The father of a truck driver who died four years ago in Western Australia appealed to companies to provide truckies with emergency positioning beacons when driving to remote areas.
With research showing excessive occupational sitting can lead to serious health conditions, workers at Port Stephens Council are now spending less time sitting on their desks thanks to the council’s health initiative that provides stand-up desks to employees, making it easier to perform certain tasks while standing.
An 8-year-old boy has been killed in a farming incident at a rural property in New South Wales.
A delivery van driver was trapped under his vehicle when he tried to stop the van as it started to roll down the driveway in Melbourne’s east Saturday morning.
A man has died in hospital following a forklift incident at a farm in Moonbi, 20km north of Tamworth.
Identifying the potential hazards in the workplace is very important in reducing the possibility of workplace incidents and accidents. Because of this, the Department of Mines and Petroleum’s (DMP) Resources Safety Division created the “Know Your Hazards” video series.
A smoking ban will be implemented later this week at Tasmania’s Risdon Prison amid fears for violent reactions from inmates.
Minister for Finance, Robin Scott, announced on Friday that Victorian WorkCover Authority will immediately return to the world-renowned WorkSafe banner.
A man whose feet became trapped in a hay-baling machine at a farm in Williams, 32km west of Narrogin is recovering in a Perth hospital.
A man who died at a mine site in Western Australia’s Pilbara region was crushed by a metal plate which fell from a bulldozer
The Australian Centre for Agricultural Health and Safety is urging farmers to rethink the way they travel around farms following the deaths of 15 people in quad bike-related incidents in 2014.
A construction worker was injured after being hit by a falling boulder while working at the North West Rail Link tunnel. ABC News reported that the 39-year old worker was welding at Baulkham Hills Thursday when he was hit by a 40 kilogram boulder. According to reports, the rock was dislodged on the surface and …
A truck driver pleads guilty to dishonestly receiving payment and making a false or misleading statement about his WorkCover SA claim.
A six-year-old boy has been taken to hospital after crashing his quad bike at Chester Hills, New South Wales.
Inspectors from the Department of Mines and Petroleum (DMP) are on their way to a mine in Western Australia’s Pilbara region after receiving reports that a worker has died Tuesday afternoon.