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Study to tackle high incidence of suicide in working men

Reported by Haydee | 21 Jul, 2017

Initial studies show stressful working conditions as major risk factor for mental health problems and suicide among men. The research aims to identify the reasons and link workplaces into health services which can help.

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Getting back to work campaign 2017

Reported by Haydee | 19 Jul, 2017

Industrial Relations Minister Grace Grace have asked WorkCover Queensland and Workplace Health and Safety Queensland to conduct another Getting back advertising campaign, which was last done in 2015.

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Farm safety under spotlight this week

Reported by Stephen | 19 Jul, 2017

The theme of this year’s National Farm Safety Week is ‘creating a resilient, safe and healthy ag community’.

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Farm fatalities soaring in Victoria

Reported by Stephen | 14 Jul, 2017

Victorian farmers are being urged to prioritise safety after a shocking six months in which eight people have died in workplace incidents on farms across the state.