A Melbourne recycling company which is now out of business after one of its workers died in a tragic work-related incident has been convicted and fined $800,000.
A 29-year-old man has been killed after the front end-loader he was operating underground at OceanaGold Waihi mine.
The improved screening is part of the three-pronged attack announced by Natural Resources and Mines Minister Dr. Anthony Lynham earlier this month aimed at addressing the re-emergence of CWP.
A construction company in Sydney has been fined $87,500 after a worker was injured from a fall incident at a construction site in Lane Cove.
Recent figures from Safe Work Australia show, 86 Australian workers have been killed at work since the beginning of this year.
A 58-year-old woman is recovering in hospital after being trampled by a bull in Southern Queensland on Wednesday afternoon
Victorian farmers are encouraged to take advantage of the $6 million rebate scheme by the Victorian Government, which is aimed at reducing quad bike deaths in the state.
The manager who was in charge of training workers at a turf company where former U20s Rugby League player of the St George Illawarra Dragons, Blaine Rozs died in 2014 had not read the safety manual for the machinery being used. The turf worker was not shown the manual as well.
There is a low level of knowledge about workplace safety responsibilities among commercial property owners and property managers. This is according to WorkSafe WA during a proactive inspection program.
SafeWork NSW is urging businesses across the state take extra care when working with ladders after a worker was killed and four others seriously injured in falls over the past two months.
A worker has been killed after a bridge collapsed at a Goldfields mine site mine site on Tuesday morning.
A farm worker suffered serious leg and pelvic injuries after being crushed between a semi trailer and a cattle loading ramp in South West Queensland Monday morning.
These are workers who have so much more to worry about other than bad coffee and a nosy boss.
Workers should be provided sufficient safety training to protect them from injuries and for employers to avoid penalties for work safety breaches.
A man, aged in his 50s, with head and chest injuries was taken to hospital after being struck by a falling tree branch in southwest Victoria.
Emergency services were called to a property 9km north of Perth after a man became trapped on the roof space of his home.
Energy Safety in New Zealand has recently released a new campaign to ensure safe use of gas and LPG.
Inspectors from Workplace Health and Safety Queensland will be visiting workplaces in the state and will focus on immobilizing heavy vehicles and trailers.
Electrical safety inspectors will visit Cape York this week as part of the Queensland Government’s effort to improve the safety of electricians, electrical contractors and Council workers in Indigenous communities.
Recent figures from Safe Work Australia show 12 work-related notifiable fatalities occurred in February this year.
Prompted by a significant number of lost-time injuries in takeaway food outlets, WorkSafe WA will conduct a proactive inspection program to look at work safety issues.