Three rugby league teams are facing fines of up to $350,000 after the National Rugby League issued breach notices for failing to follow NRL’s concussion rules.
A landscaping and outdoor timber supplier has been fined after an employee lost two fingers while using an unsafe rotating blade saw to cut timber.
Two family-owned businesses and their directors have been committed to stand trial following the investigation of Workplace Health and Safety Queensland into the death of a roofer.
A transport company has been fined $220,000 after a worker suffered head and back injuries in an incident at their Beresfield depot three years ago.
A bakery in Altona North has been fined $40,000 after a worker lost three fingertips in a workplace incident in December 2015.
Auckland – A nail salon has been prosecuted for disregarding health and safety by using a banned substance.
An earthworks business in Bathurst has been fined $90,000 for failing to comply with safety standards that led to the injury of two workers in January 2015.
An employee has been fined $11,000 plus $1745 in costs over the death of another worker at a hay baling workplace at Narrogin in 2013.
A dairy company a transport company and its employee have been fined for not carrying dangerous goods transport documentation.
A steel company has been fined for failing to ensure safety after a truck driver fell from his trailer while he was unloading steel at Pinkenba three years ago.
A Brisbane steel company has been ordered to pay a fine of $40,000 for safety failings after a truck driver fell from his trailer while unloading steel in 2014.
A plumbing company in Brisbane was fined for failing to supervise a young worker.
Following an investigation into the 2015 crane collapse at a construction site in Southbank, a crane company was charged with two breaches of the Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004.
A former supermarket employee in Queensland will receive more than $650,000 for the injuries he received while at work.
A car dealership employee has been fined $9500 plus costs of $12,052.75 over the death of a worker at the dealership more than three years ago.
A Perth-based tyre recycling company has been fined $80,000 following a workplace incident in which a worker’s fingers were amputated by a tyre shredder.
A labour hire company has been convicted after a backpacker worker was scalped by a conveyor belt in November 2015.
Rail operator Metro Trains was charged with breaching its rail safety obligations in relation to a fatal accident which happened at Heyington station in 2014.
A company has been fined $40,000 in Kalgoorlie Magistrates Court after a ruptured tank spilled about two million litres of sulphuric acid slurry at its Ravensthorpe Nickel Operation two years ago.
A Western Australian mining company has been fined $40,000 following an incident in which three workers were trapped in a control room after a tank rupture caused an acid spill in December 2014.
A company was fined $65,000 in Perth Magistrates Court last week following an incident which seriously injured a worker back in 2012.