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Licensing exam for ACT builders

Reported by Haydee | 29 Jun, 2018

The ACT Government may implement mandatory licensing exams for ACT builders across the A, B and C Classes upon renewal.

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NT WorkSafe Urges Fireworks Safety this Territory Day

Reported by Stephen | 29 Jun, 2018

NT WorkSafe inspectors are visiting wholesale and retail businesses ahead of Territory Day on Sunday 1 July 2018 to ensure fireworks coming into the state comply with strict safety regulations

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New Wiring Rules edition published

Reported by Haydee | 28 Jun, 2018

The 2018 edition of AS/NZS 3000:201, Electrical Installations (known as the Wiring Rules) has been released.

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SafeWork issues reminder on silo safety

Reported by Haydee | 22 Jun, 2018

SafeWork SA has been notified of an incident in which a full grain silo collapsed near Mallala on Wednesday, 20 June. No one was injured but an investigation into the circumstances leading to the incident has commenced.

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Safety alert issued following signpost collapse

Reported by Haydee | 22 Jun, 2018

Workplace Health and Safety Queensland has released a safety alert to highlight the risk of collapse of self-supporting signs, and to raise awareness of the need to properly design, maintain and inspect sign structures.

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Farm safety calendar competition to close soon

Reported by Haydee | 21 Jun, 2018

Primary school students in rural and regional Queensland are invited to enter the Queensland farm safety calendar competition before it closes on 29 June.

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More funding to help keep NSW workers safe

Reported by Stephen | 20 Jun, 2018

The 2018-19 NSW Budget includes $10 million to slash red tape for small businesses and funding to increase the State’s workplace safety regulators reach.