WorkSafe is conducting a proactive inspection program targeting safety issues in the Western Australia furniture retailing sector.
In preparation for the Royal Adelaide Show, safety inspections will be conducted to ensure worker and patron safety across the showgrounds.
A new report released by Safe Work Australia shows that managers, especially in small businesses require greater support, such as fact sheets and information campaigns, to help them improve their compliance to work health and safety.
Two South Australian women were presented with the Augusta Zadow Awards on Friday to help them fund projects promoting the health and safety of working women.
The second phase of the Queensland Government’s Ride ready safety campaign has been launched.
Farm workers are at risk of serious injury or even death when handling livestock. Shearing, dehorning, milking, roping animals, giving vaccination, feeding and loading animals on trucks are some of the tasks performed by livestock handlers. According to Safe Work Australia statistics, over the 10 year period from 2005 – 2014, 36% of injury claims …
A man was airlifted to hospital Friday morning after being crushed by a bale of hay in southeast Queensland.
A roofing company in Sydney and its director were fined over $60,000 for work safety breaches after a worker had serious injuries when he fell from a roof in a workplace incident almost two years ago.
The list of finalists for this year’s Comcare Work Health and Safety Awards has been released.
A man has been injured in a workplace incident in New South Wales.
The National Road Safety Partnership Program (NRSPP) has launched a first-ever comprehensive national Mobile Phone Use in Vehicles Policy Guide to protecting workers from unsafe driving conditions.
The Queensland government will soon commence a parliamentary review into the re-emergence of black lung.
Latest figures from Safe Work Australia show 112 Australian workers have been killed at work so far this year.
New Zealand’s work safety watchdog is reminding the forestry industry to remain vigilant about health and safety following a forestry fatality in Hawkes Bay.
WorkSafe Victoria together with the Victorian Farmers Federation has recently released important details of the government’s $6 million quad bike safety rebate scheme.
WorkSafe WA is investigating after a man died at a recycling site, south west of Perth, Monday afternoon.
The Department of Mines and Petroleum is seeking comments on a draft code of practice for Ventilation in Western Australian mining operations .
Safe Work Australia seeking comments on the model Work Health and Safety (WHS) Regulations for diving work
Comments are being sought on how to improve the model Work Health and Safety (WHS) Regulations for diving work.
A tree-lopper has been electrocuted by overhead powerlines in Queensland.
SafeWork NSW has today launched a Roadmap for NSW, which aims to enable the continued downward trend in deaths and serious injuries and illnesses in NSW.
The latest inspection program found that issues identified in the previous program were still present.