VIC: WorkSafe Tackles Tool Safety at Coaches’ Breakfast

Reported by Admin | 30 Jul, 2010

Construction safety is in the limelight at a coaches’ breakfast on Wednesday. The Western Bulldog’s coaches’ review breakfast was in line with the launch of WorkSafe’s  new campaign promoting the use of the right tools for the job among tradies. “The purpose of the coaches’ breakfast is to talk about tactics of the game – …

SA: Court Fines 3 Firms over Plant Accidents

Reported by Admin | 12 Mar, 2010

The Industrial Court has fined three employers over $50,000 yesterday for three different occasions where employees were involved in machinery accidents. The three companies pleaded guilty for breaching the Occupational Health Safety and Welfare Act 1986, in failing to provide plant in a safe condition, safe systems of work, and adequate training and instruction. The …