Australia’s first code of practice addressing the mental health of FIFO workers in the resources and construction sectors has been launched.
With the Easter school holidays approaching, the Queensland Government is urging parents to think about safety before their kids jump onto a quad bike.
Six new WorkSafe inspector roles have been created in Western Australia to help improve workplace safety.
A joint inspection blitz by WorkSafe Victoria and SafeWork NSW will focus on keeping young workers safe and reducing potentially deadly falls at work sites in the Albury Wodonga region.
WorkSafe Victoria’s mid-year results for the 2018/19 financial year have been announced.
The Palaszczuk Government has announced the appointment of Aaron Guilfoyle as Queensland’s first independent Work Health and Safety Prosecutor.
A Gold Coast tradie who was diagnosed with the devastating lung disease silicosis has died.
WA’s energy utility Western Power has launched a safety campaign to educate businesses and tradespeople on how to safely work around the grid.
WorkSafe Victoria issued a warning on the dangers of falling objects after a large metal prop fell from the 56th level of a Melbourne CBD construction on Thursday morning.
SafeWork NSW expressed support to national amendments to the model Code of Practice for the provision of first aid in the workplace, to help ensure workers have access to immediate care and treatment.
Queensland contractors are being reminded to ensure electrical work is inspected and tested correctly.
WorkSafe New Zealand has recently announced a partnership with the FMG Young Farmer of the Year competition.
The NSW Government is partnering with the Black Dog Institute in a program to provide mental health skills training to regionally-based workers.
Safe Work Australia is evaluating the Workplace exposure standards for airborne contaminants to ensure they are based on the highest quality evidence and supported by a rigorous scientific approach.
WorkSafe inspectors will visit Victorian construction sites in the coming weeks to check falling object dangers.
Workplace Health and Safety Queensland is reminding employers to supervise apprentices during flood recovery activities.
Recent vehicle rollover incidents in New Zealand prompted Industrial Relations Minister Grace Grace to remind Queenslanders to heed quad bike safety warnings.
A health-related prosecution of an Ashburton animal feed producers for failing to manage the risks of dust exposure has highlighted the importance of managing work-related health risks.
The Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety’s (DMIRS) has introduced a new online magazine for workplace safety and health in WA.
SafeWork NSW warns against assaults on safety inspectors following a number of recent assault incidents.
A taskforce led by WorkSafe and includes the Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) and fire services has commenced the task of removing chemicals stockpiled at eight sites in Epping and Campbellfield.