This study is the first of its kind to show that training managers on mental health have a direct effect in improving occupational outcomes for employees.
The Queensland Government’s Be healthy, be safe, be well framework aim to help create healthier workplaces for public sector workers.
Five projects were recognised at the Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety Awards for Excellence Ceremony for their exceptional use of innovative thinking, including projects focussing on mental health, worker safety, environmental awareness and mine site rehabilitation.
The operator of a tractor was flown to Royal Melbourne Hospital after he was injured in a farm incident Monday morning, about 7km east of Maryborough.
Results of RMIT university-led research on Canberra construction industry’s safety and health culture released
An independent research into the safety culture of Canberra’s construction industry conducted by RMIT University shows an improvement in safety and health culture and awareness since the 2012 Getting Home Safely Report. It, however, identified several areas where further work is required.
A company and its director are facing charges for the death of a worker at a waste recycling facility in Yatala in November 2015.
SafeWork NSW is investigating an incident in which a man severed the tops of two of his fingers in a workplace incident on Friday morning.
WorkSafe WA is reminding workers in the agriculture sector to keep safety a high priority during the busy harvest season.
The winners of this year’s SafeWork NSW Awards have been announced, with top workplaces across the State being recognised for their outstanding commitment to health and safety.
A man was taken to hospital after he was struck by a tractor in southern Queensland.
A man has been killed in a tree-lopping incident in Perth’s north.
WorkCover Queensland is reminding employers to ensure the safety of their workers in the lead up to Christmas.
WorkSafe New Zealand reminds employers to ensure their workers are using their health and safety equipment properly after a construction company was prosecuted over the injury of a contractor at a Wellington demolition site in March 2016.
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has formed a taskforce to consider options for improving quad bike vehicle safety under the Australian Consumer Law (ACL).
A man has been crushed to death by a tractor in farm incident near Mingenew, north of Perth.
Twenty-two new inspectors and investigators have been added to WorkSafe Victoria’s frontline team.
WorkSafe recently participated in two joint roadblock operations conducted by WA Police, revealing a reasonable level of compliance with fatigue management and related laws.
A worker has died after he was crushed by a road roller near Mildura.
Workers across NSW are being encouraged to consider what they can do about workplace electrical safety as part of National Safe Work Month.
Minister for Better Regulation Matt Kean said that the project will involve engaging business, industry, and stakeholders over the next five years to improve safety standards and workplace practices while enhancing hazardous chemical laws.
A construction company has been fined $35,000 after a member of the public got trapped in a hole at a housing construction site.