A construction products company has been awarded the inaugural Safe Work Australia Award for Good Design. The Awards aim to promote the best in design, innovation, and creativity at a national and international level
WorkSafe WA is reminding those involved in the transportation and delivery of precast concrete wall panels to make safety a priority.
Following a spike in incidents of agricultural machinery contacting the electricity network in recent weeks, Essential Energy is urging NSW farmers to stay safe around power poles and overhead powerlines.
Fire and explosion can result in serious injuries or death of workers and others, as well as significant damage to property. Fire and explosion can occur on construction sites, when transporting dangerous goods, in restaurants, gas cylinder stores and in auto repair shops.
Safe Work Australia called on all those driving vehicles to consider work health and safety practices in their workplace and to ensure all safety measures are in place.
Two men were injured Wednesday morning after the mobile crane they were in rolled over in South East Queensland.
Safe Work Australia provides information on new international system of chemical labelling and classification
The Commonwealth, several states, and territories in the country have adopted the GHS with the introduction of the Work Health and Safety Act on 1 January 2012, with a five-year transition period for full implementation by 1 January 2017.
According to MS Grace, WorkCover Queensland average premiums would remain at $1.20 per $100 in wages paid in 2016-17.
A chemical supply company has been fined $5000 for failing to report a dangerous goods incident which resulted in burn injuries to a worker.
A workplace incident at a Victorian power station has left a worker in hospital with serious injuries.
Victorian government to provide $1.5 million assistance package to protect dairy farmers’ mental wellbeing
The package will ensure that farmers experiencing emotional and financial stress could get the support to help them get through these challenging times.
A carnival worker who was believed to have been electrocuted during a show at the Chinchilla show on Friday may have died of natural causes, police reveals.
A man was taken to hospital Saturday morning after falling from a roof in Corowa.
Safe Operating Procedures (SOPs) can play an integral part of day-to-day workplace operations, training and risk management. A Person Conducting a Business or Undertaking (PCBU) needs to ensure workers are adequately trained to reduce the likelihood of injuries occurring, a Safe Operating Procedures provides a way to deliver this training.
WorkSafe New Zealand has laid 33 charges against a South Auckland company and its director in the Manukau District Court for work safety breaches in relation to the death of a worker in an explosion at a plant in Wiri in September 2015.
Bangladesh – At least three workers were killed and five others are injured after a fire broke out at a textile factory in Narsingdi on Saturday.
A top Melbourne barrister died after a quad bike he was driving flipped and pinned him at his farm near Mansfield.
A truck has rolled into a quarry in Melbourne killing a man.
A 70 year-old man has been airlifted to hospital by RACQ CareFlight Rescue following a quad bike incident north of Murgon.
WorkSafe Victoria issued a reminder to all farmers to make safety a priority after three farm deaths were recorded in separate incidents over the past three days.
A construction company in Sydney has been fined $240,000 over an explosion at a house construction site almost three years ago.