Workplace Health and Safety Queensland has produced a new guide to assist workers and businesses work safely with hydraulics.
Nominations are now being accepted for this year’s Safe Work and Return to Work Awards, which highlights outstanding innovations and success in work health and safety and rehabilitation and return to work.
A man has been injured after he fell into an empty tank in New South Wales’ South Coast.
Recent figures from Safe Work Australia show as at 26 April, 51 Australian workers have been killed at work in 2017.
A demolition company pleaded guilty to three charges under New Zealand’s Health and Safety in Employment Act 1992 for failing to take all practicable steps to protect its workers and others during a demolition work of three residential buildings.
A new NT WorkSafe Program is ensuring that Territorians are getting quality and safe rooftop solar installations.
Friday 28 April marks the annual World Day for Safety and Health at Work and Workers’ Memorial Day. In conjunction with Safe Work Australia’s World Day for Health and Safety at Work, Essential Energy is encouraging everyone to consider electrical safety in their workplace.
The International Trade Union Confederation is calling for international action to prohibit the trade in chrysotile asbestos, which is still being exported especially in developing countries.
The Federal Government is considering phasing out the potentially harmful chemical used in firefighting foam following a leak from the Qantas hanger into the Brisbane River.
A tree lopper was left suspended in the air for more than an hour after he was crushed between two trees in north-west Sydney.
In a bid to tackle the re-emergence of black lung disease, the Palaszczuk Government has placed a call for tenders from Australia-based radiology services to double-check Queensland coal miners’ X-rays.
The Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency remembers long-time mesothelioma warrior and campaigner, Lou Williams who died battling mesothelioma.
As Australians remember the sacrifices made more than a century ago during World War I every Anzac Day, beyondblue also reminds everyone to offer support to past and current defence personnel who might be struggling with the psychological impact of war.
A 30-year-old woman has been taken to the Royal North Shore hospital following a quad bike crash in south-western New South Wales.
A woman in her 40s has been transported to hospital by the RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter after she was trampled by a pony on a property north of Gympie.
The WA Police Union has called for a national inquiry into the rate of suicides involving police officers across Australia.
A man has been airlifted to Bundaberg Base Hospital after following a quad bike incident.
SafeWork NSW is investigating after a man was injured while working at a wind farm in northern New South Wales.
Workers at the Kingston foreshore heard a loud crack before a concrete pouring boom fell and killed a young worker in July 2012. Two other workers suffered minor injuries in the incident.
A man was taken to hospital Tuesday afternoon after an incident involving a tractor in north-western Victoria.
Workplace Health and Safety is investigating after a man was crushed to death by a concrete pylon in north Queensland.