One stop shop online safety toolkit launched

Reported by Haydee | 15 Jan, 2018

SafeWork NSW has launched a one-stop shop online toolkit to help in improving work health and safety consultation practices in NSW workplaces.


New WorkSafe WA Commissioner announced

Reported by Haydee | 08 Jan, 2018

A new WorkSafe Commissioner in Western Australia has commenced position after previous Commissioner Lex McCulloch retired from the Public Service at the end of 2017.


Charges filed over Antarctica death of pilot

Reported by Haydee | 02 Jan, 2018

A government agency and a helicopter contractor have recently been charged with breaching federal work health and safety laws in relation to a fatality in Antarctica.


Salzer isolating switches recalled

Reported by Haydee | 31 Dec, 2017

EnergySafety has recently issued a public warning on the dangers of Salzer brand switches used in some solar systems installed in Western Australia since August 2016.


EWP fatal incident prompts work safety warning

Reported by Haydee | 28 Dec, 2017

An incident this month in which a young man was killed while operating a boom elevating work platform (EWP) on a construction site prompted Workplace Health and Safety Queensland to issue a safety reminder.