NSW mine operator fined for health and safety breaches

Reported by Stephen | 07 Dec, 2018

A NSW mine operator has been convicted and fined $30,000 for failing to report two dangerous roll-over incidents to the Department of Planning and Environment’s Resources Regulator.


Mining company fined over Cadia mine death

Reported by Stephen | 05 Dec, 2018

A mining company has been convicted and fined $450,000 following the death of a worker at an underground mine in regional NSW more than three years ago.


Energy Company Fined Over Safety Breach

Reported by Stephen | 05 Nov, 2018

A South Australian energy company has been fined $114,000 over an incident in which a worker suffered serious burns to his arms and minor burns to his face while undertaking live electrical work in March 2016.


Company fined over chemical burns to boilermaker

Reported by Stephen | 29 Oct, 2018

A WA mechanical engineering company has been fined $40,000 in the Rockingham Magistrates Court after one of its employees was injured while working at a Perth refinery.


Farmer fined $70K over worker’s death

Reported by Haydee | 25 Oct, 2018

WorkSafe New Zealand is warning farmers that they are required legally to establish an effective way of identifying and managing risks on farm work following the sentencing of a farmer after a worker on his Wellsford farm died in a tractor incident in 2016.


Two companies fined over worker fall

Reported by Stephen | 04 Oct, 2018

Two businesses have been fined more than $200,000 combined, after a worker fell two stories on a Sydney construction site.


Charges laid over cadet’s serious injuries

Reported by Haydee | 04 Oct, 2018

Charges have been laid against a department of the Australian Government after a high school student in Sydney suffered serious injuries during an army cadet camp.