A former supermarket employee in Queensland will receive more than $650,000 for the injuries he received while at work.
In an effort to reduce quad bike injuries and fatalities on farms, Safe Work NSW is urging farmers across regional NSW to participate in the NSW Quad Bike Safety Improvement Program.
SafeWork NSW is urging businesses to make it a safe start to the year as thousands of young workers enter the State’s workplaces for the first time.
Starting 1 February 2017, children under the age of 8 will be prohibited from riding quad bikes and utility off-road vehicles being used on road, as well as any child of any age if they are not yet capable of sitting with their feet flat on the floor and hands on handholds in Queensland.
A woman has been airlifted to hospital with serious injuries after reportedly being crushed against a fence by a cow.
Document management processes can cost organisations significant amounts of money when not managed properly. Consider the amount of time wasted on locating paper documents, copying and printing multiple documents for a particular project, searching computers for documents and updating of documents that are the wrong version. All of this time spent on locating, printing and …
The 2017 National Quad Bike Safety Conference is scheduled for March 30-31 in Cairns. The aim of this conference is to raise awareness about quad bike safety.
The next Welcome to WorkCover WA seminar is scheduled for Tuesday 28 February 2017, in Shenton Park, from 9:30am – 11:30am.
Australia’s mining union welcomes the Queensland Government’s new health and safety regulations protecting Queensland coal miners from Black Lung.
New tough penalties for people caught failing to take appropriate safeguards when handling or disposing of asbestos has been introduced in Western Australia.
Australia’s film and television union says the death of actor Johann Ofner should serve as a wake-up call for safety guidelines in the film industry to be revisited.
Paramedics were called to Nowergup, north of Perth, on Wednesday morning to treat a man who had been injured in a workplace incident.
A car dealership employee has been fined $9500 plus costs of $12,052.75 over the death of a worker at the dealership more than three years ago.
A woman was airlifted to hospital Saturday morning after she fell from a horse in southwest Victoria.
The NSW Department of Industry, Resources Regulator, Mine Safety has issued a safety alert after two gas outbursts released carbon dioxide on the longwall face at Metropolitan Colliery, south of Sydney.
An actor was fatally shot while shooting a music video for an Australian rap group Bliss N Eso in Brisbane on Monday afternoon.
Physical inactivity and excessive occupational sitting can lead to serious health conditions including obesity, cardiovascular diseases, and cancer, as well as serious injuries.
The pilot of a crop-dusting plane escaped serious injury on Saturday morning after a crash in far north Queensland.
Safe Work Method Statements (SWMS), they are often a necessary tender requirement and where works defined as ‘high-risk construction work’ are involved, SWMS are mandatory.
Asbestos safety agency presents further submission to Senate inquiry on illegal importation of asbestos-containing building materials
The Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency has recently lodged a further submission to the broader Senate inquiry into the illegal importance of asbestos-containing products following a decision by the Senate Economics References Committee resolving to re-open submissions.
A worker was taken to hospital on Thursday afternoon after reportedly falling from a height of about 4m in central Queensland.