WorkSafe WA has issued a safety alert after a worker was fatally injured when the wooden box he was standing in overbalanced and fell on top of him.
A young woman was struck and injured by a forklift while working at a food processing company in south east Queensland Thursday afternoon.
Ambulance paramedics were called to a Bowen business on Monday evening to treat a man who had been injured in a forklift incident.
WorkSafe is investigating an incident in which two workers were injured in a forklift incident at an abattoir in Wodonga, about 70km from Wangaratta.
A WA transport company has been fined $75,000 and ordered to pay costs of $1,980 after a worker was struck in the head by the tailgate of a trailer, which had slipped off a forklift in their yard in January 2013.
The RACQ CareFlight Rescue flew to an incident in southeast Queensland on Thursday morning to attend to a 19 year old male patient.
A cosmetics distribution company was convicted and fined $75,000 at the Magistrates Court in Moorabbin last week following an incident in which a worker inside a cage was dropped by a forklift.
A forklift incident at a southeast Queensland worksite has left a man nursing minor injuries. It is believed the man was pinned to a wall by a forklift at a worksite about 25km south-west of Brisbane on Wednesday morning.
A teenager has been killed in an incident involving a forklift near Stanthorpe. It is understood the teenager became trapped under a forklift that had left the road on Monday afternoon.
A man has been taken to hospital with a suspected broken hip following an incident at an industrial site, east of Woden Valley on Friday morning.
A man is recovering in hospital after being injured by a forklift in southeastern Queensland on Tuesday morning.
A man has died in hospital following a forklift incident at a farm in Moonbi, 20km north of Tamworth.
Emergency services were called to a Sunshine Coast property on Monday afternoon after a man became trapped under a forklift.
A baby boy who was hit by a forklift driven by his father at Geelong’s southeast suburb of Moolap has died in hospital.
Victorian Work Cover Authority is investigating an incident where a nine month old baby was seriously injured after being struck by a forklift.
A teenage boy has been killed in an incident involving a forklift in Victoria north.
A man died at a Port Macquarie warehouse after being crushed between two large engines on Tuesday.
An Ingham man was on Thursday afternoon killed after his forklift upturned on a gravel road at his property off Stone River Rd about 35km west of Ingham.
Photo: SafetyCulture Library WorkCover NSW has released a safety alert on the danger involved in fitting forklifts with automotive LPG vessels. A recent incident in which a forklift operator suffered serious injuries after the forklift caught fire when it was fitted with the wrong type of LPG vessel prompted WorkCover to issue the alert. WorkCover …
A court in Tasmania has awarded a man whose injuries from a workplace accident left him a quadriplegic a payout of $5.5 million in damages. At the time of the incident the man was working at his carpet and floor covering business in 2008 when he was hit by a number of packages of laminate …
A boat company located in the northern suburbs of Melbourne has been fined $275,000 after a worker died at their site in December 2011. The company was convicted last Friday on charges that related to the death of an independent contractor during a hearing at the Melbourne Magistrates Court. The boat company makes, services and …