Farmer run over by machinery

Reported by Stephen | 09 Sep, 2016

A farmer was airlifted to hospital after he fell from a seeder and was crushed by the tractor’s leveling compactor south west of Oakey.

Cth: Workers’ Compensation Statistics Released by Safety Watchdog

Reported by Admin | 28 Mar, 2011

The annual Compendium of Workers’ Compensation Statistics Australia 2008–09 has been released by Safe Work Australia. The report details the latest OHS statistics Australia-wide.  A summary of the key findings include: There were 128 735 serious workers’ compensation claims in 2008–09. Men were almost twice more likely to be injured than female employees. There were …