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Farmer injured in tractor rollover

Reported by Stephen | 28 Feb, 2017

A man was airlifted to a Sydney hospital after a farm incident in the Mid North Coast region of New South Wales.

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Implementation of Mr Fluffy demolition audit recommendations progressing well

Reported by Haydee | 27 Feb, 2017

The implementation of the recommendations made in the Auditor-General’s Performance Audit of WorkSafe ACT’s administrative processes of Mr. Fluffy demolition is progressing well according to the Minister for Workplace Safety and Industrial Relations Rachel Stephen-Smith.

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Painter dies in hospital after 4m fall

Reported by Stephen | 27 Feb, 2017

A painter who was seriously injured on Sunday after he fell four metres at a construction site at Merricks North on the Mornington Peninsula has died in hospital from his injuries.

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Worker dies in hospital after grass fire

Reported by Stephen | 27 Feb, 2017

The 36-year-old man who was seriously injured while attempting to put out a fire at Coonabarabran Road, Caroona, on Thursday (16 February) has succumbed to his injuries.

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Farmer hospitalised after powerline incident

Reported by Stephen | 27 Feb, 2017

A farmer was treated by ambulance paramedics for severe burns to his back and abdomen after the auger he was using to load grain from a truck into a silo came into contact with powerlines.

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Bull crushes man near Walcha

Reported by Stephen | 22 Feb, 2017

A man was airlifted to hospital with pelvic injuries after he was crushed by a bull.

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Audit program shows more needs to be done to protect miners’ mental health

Reported by Stephen | 21 Feb, 2017

Following the release of its psychosocial harm audit tool and guide early last year, the Department of Mines and Petroleum (DMP) conducted an audit of more than 140 companies, reviewing management systems, resourcing, consultation and the preventative measures put in place to protect staff’s mental health and wellbeing.