News List


Welcome to WorkCover WA Seminar

Reported by Stephen | 26 May, 2017

The next Welcome to WorkCover WA seminar will be held on Tuesday 27 June 2017 at WorkCover WA.


New law aims to prevent construction deaths

Reported by Stephen | 26 May, 2017

New laws proposed to parliament by the Palaszczuk Government will enable the state’s building regulator to take action where there is a threat to the safety of workers on construction sites.


NSW businesses urged to make safety promise

Reported by Stephen | 23 May, 2017

A campaign urging businesses to make a Safety Promise to help improve the health and safety of their workers has been launched by NSW Minister for Better Regulation Matt Kean.


New law targets deadly workplace practices in Queensland

Reported by Stephen | 22 May, 2017

Following an interim recommendation from the Best Practice Review of Workplace Health and Safety, the Queensland Government will introduce the new offence of “negligence causing death”.


Farmers warned of power line dangers

Reported by Stephen | 22 May, 2017

SA Power Networks have urged farmers to make safety a priority when working near overhead power lines following a series of incidents involving machinery bringing down power lines in the past week.