The Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency has recently released two important documents reporting on Australia’s work towards an asbestos-free country.
A safety alert issued by Safe Work NSW reminds people who handle packs of glass sheets not to rely on the packaging to support the contents when the package is being lifted or opened.
WorkSafe New Zealand reminds businesses and workers to keep fatigue out of the workplace.
A man was airlifted to hospital Sunday afternoon after he was struck by a tree branch north of Raymond Terrace, in the NSW Hunter Valley.
Two men are dead after a workplace incident in North Queensland Saturday night.
SafeWork NSW has launched a one-stop shop online toolkit to help in improving work health and safety consultation practices in NSW workplaces.
Almost $900,000 in Healthway grants for sun safety education and awareness programs have been announced lately.
WorkSafe is conducting a proactive inspection program to look for the presence of asbestos in plant and machinery.
A man has been killed in a farming incident in Far North Queensland.
A woman was airlifted to a Perth hospital after a quad bike crash south west of Moora, in the Wheatbelt region of Western Australia,
WorkSafe Victoria figures show 27 people were killed in workplace incidents in 2017 – the highest toll since 2009.
Queensland will soon establish a mandatory labour hire licensing scheme on 16 April 2018 to protect labour hire workers and safeguard labour hire providers that are ethical and responsible.
Organisations that can make a difference to the mental health of Victorian workers are encouraged to apply for grants as part of the government’s WorkSafe, WorkWell initiative.
Ergon Energy is urging home “do-it-yourselfers” and gardeners doing work around their yard over summer to prioritise electrical safety.
Safe Work Australia has released the August 2017 notifiable fatalities monthly report.
TruckSafe accredited operators expressed their readiness for the upcoming changes to the chain of responsibility laws.
A worker has been killed on a building site in Auckland on Tuesday morning.
Latest figures from Safe Work Australia show there were a total of 175 fatal work injuries in Australia in 2017.
A new WorkSafe Commissioner in Western Australia has commenced position after previous Commissioner Lex McCulloch retired from the Public Service at the end of 2017.
Creative students from three regional NSW schools have won their Parents and Citizens’ Association $1,000 for safety improvements under Essential Energy’s ‘Be a Safety Star’ school poster competition.