Worker suffered burns during cane burning operation

Reported by Haydee | 23 Aug, 2012

Photo: ABC North Coast NSW A farmer suffered burns during a cane burning operation at Nicholson’s Lane, Harwood around 10:30 in the morning. According to a report from Herald Sun, the farmer suffered burns to his hands, leg and face and was airlifted by rescue helicopter to Lismore Base Hospital. He was later on transferred …

Paramedics warn Victorians as five ladder falls happened over the past week

Reported by Haydee | 21 Dec, 2011

Paramedics warn Victorians to be careful when working with ladders after a popular music guru received serious injuries from a ladder fall. This was followed by four similar incidents over the weekend. The Herald Sun reports that the 58-year old music guru fell three metres to the ground as he was putting up Christmas decorations …