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.


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


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.