NT WorkSafe lays charges over fatal workplace incident

Reported by Stephen | 03 Aug, 2018

A supermarket and a Victorian based transport and warehouse company will face court later this month over the death of a 47 year old itinerant man, who was run over after falling asleep in the loading dock area at Hibiscus Shopping Centre in Leanyer.


Charges filed following army recruits’ injuries

Reported by Haydee | 02 Jul, 2018

A government agency has been charged with breaching federal work health and safety laws after two army recruits suffered severe electric shocks while doing a training exercise in Victoria.


Worksafe ACT issues almost 250 safety notices

Reported by Stephen | 27 Jun, 2018

WorkSafe ACT has issued almost 250 improvement and prohibition notices, 23 infringement notices totalling over $80,000, enforceable undertakings of more than $700,000 during 3,854 workplace visits across Canberra in the past year.


Company and director charged over death of worker

Reported by Stephen | 06 Jun, 2018

NT WorkSafe has laid charges against a Queensland based labour contracting hire company and one of its directors in relation to the death of a Fijian national who had travelled to Australia on a working visa.


Company fined $50K over workplace incident

Reported by Haydee | 01 Jun, 2018

A stone supplier has been fined $50,000 without conviction following an incident where a 182kg stone benchtop fell on a worker’s foot, resulting in the loss of his three toes.