ACT government commits to improving workplace health and safety

Reported by Haydee | 31 Oct, 2018

The ACT Government commits its support to the recommendations of an independent review of its work safety compliance infrastructure, policies, and procedures, including a structural reform to WorkSafe ACT to ensure its independence.


Code for transport of dangerous goods set to be updated

Reported by Stephen | 11 Jun, 2018

The Australian Code for the Transport of Dangerous Goods by Road and Rail will be updated to reduce the burden on industry when transporting low-risk items and to bring it in line with new United Nations transport requirements.


Laws amended to protect emergency workers

Reported by Haydee | 23 May, 2018

Those who will attack and injure an emergency worker will now receive a custodial sentence as the Victorian Government amends statutory minimum prison sentencing.