Paramedics were called to a Burringbar property in the Tweed Valley after a man was injured in an incident involving a power tool.
A man suffered head and neck injuries after a mustering incident west of Bundaberg.
WorkSafe Victoria is reminding employers and workers to focus on safety in the weeks leading up to Christmas.
The ACCC has recently released the Quad Bike Safety Issues Paper and is seeking feedback from stakeholders including manufacturers, dealers, workplace safety experts, researchers, farmers and quad bike users on a range of issues and options.
A man has died after being stung by a swarm of bees in regional Victoria.
A new narrative review recently published in the Medical Journal of Australia says the lack of data on occupational lung diseases in Australia is hampering the development of targeted interventions and timely identification of new hazardous exposures.
A construction company in Sydney has been fined $300,000 for failing to manage a defective gate which fell on a worker, resulting in spinal and pelvic injuries.
A traffic management company has been fined $250,000 following a workplace incident that killed a traffic worker in February 2013.
A farmer has died in a tractor incident in far north Queensland.
A proactive inspection program evaluating safety issues with workers in Western Australia’s parks and gardens will soon commence.
As people are getting ready for the Christmas break, there are industries which can be more affected by stress and strains in the lead up to Christmas.
The Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety is reminding Western Australians to make safety a priority when using or transporting common dangerous goods like pool chemicals or LP gas cylinders this summer.
A man has died after falling into a woodchipper near Gympie, north of Brisbane.
The Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety has issued a reminder on guarding against the effects of extreme temperatures on WA mine sites and remote areas.
A man was taken to hospital with abdominal and chest injuries after being trampled by a cow on Friday afternoon.
The Westpac Rescue Helicopter airlifted a man, aged in his 50s, to John Hunter Hospital following a quad bike crash in northern New South Wales Thursday.
Workers are urged to “stay safe at work so you can come home to the jobs that need you the most”.
The 45-year-old worker was crushed by an excavator at the company’s facility in Midcombe on November 26, 2016 when the excavator used to sort waste reversed and caught the worker’s foot. It knocked him down and he died at the scene.
An Elliot heads man has been airlifted to hospital following a workplace incident at Boondooma Dam, west of Murgon Thursday morning.
Machinery operators are being reminded to be safe working around powerlines.