Proactive work health and safety interventions have increased in recent years according to new data from Safe Work Australia.
Industrial Relations Minister Grace Grace on Thursday said that since the re-emergence of black lung disease, the Queensland Government has ramped up efforts to tackle the disease and support those workers affected by it.
A man has been killed in an industrial incident on the Sunshine Coast.
A medical expert told a parliamentary inquiry into the black lung disease that Brisbane tunnel workers are at risk of serious health problems due to silica exposure.
Important reforms have been made to ensure the protection of Queensland’s coal mines.
A new safety campaign to protect construction workers from digging into live electricity cables has been launched by NSW electricity networks and SafeWork NSW.
Ambulance Victoria has recently introduced a three-year Mental Health and Wellbeing Strategy for its staff to address the high risk of burnout, stress, depression and suicide for its staff.
Three rugby league teams are facing fines of up to $350,000 after the National Rugby League issued breach notices for failing to follow NRL’s concussion rules.
A man has been flown to hospital with serious injuries after the excavator he was operating fell seven metres off a bridge in south east Queensland.
The Conference will be held on 3 & 4 May 2017 at Pan Pacific Hotel, Perth.
A delivery truck driver and farmer died on Thursday in separate incidents in Victoria.
A pilot suffered minor injuries after his light plane crashed near Bunbury Airport in WA’s South West region on Monday afternoon.
A council worker was airlifted on Friday night after she suffered a suspected snake bite west of Gayndah.
SafeWork NSW has launched a new project with the tree work industry to improve safety and protect workers and consumers.
A renowned expert on black lung told an inquiry the disease likely existed during those years it was thought to have been eradicated.
WorkSafe Tasmania is investigating after a man died while working at a mine on Tasmania’s west coast.
Two men were rushed to hospital Saturday following a chemical spill at a recycling centre, 10 km south-west of Wollongong.
A farmer has died in hospital after being struck by a tractor at Meredith, near Geelong on Thursday night.
A man has been killed in a quad bike crash in NSW central west, the fourth quad bike fatality in less than three weeks.
A mine worker has died at a coal mine in central Queensland.