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Boy injured after being trapped under quad bike

Reported by Stephen | 23 Feb, 2015

Less than four days after a man was taken to hospital after rolling his quad bike in northern New South Wales, a nine-year-old boy has been hospitalised with suspected head and chest injuries after being trapped under a quad bike at a remote property, north-west of Queensland.

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WA company fined $75,000 over worker injury

Reported by Stephen | 19 Feb, 2015

The Fremantle Magistrates Court has fined a Perth-based steel fabrication business $75,000 over an October 2011 incident in which a contractor was seriously injured when a crane struck a scissor-lift on which he was working.

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Man dies after being struck by excavator

Reported by Stephen | 13 Feb, 2015

A second worker has been killed in as many days after being struck by an excavator at an automotive business yard in South Australia. Emergency services received information about the incident shortly before 8.am Thursday, and by the time they arrived at the scene, the man had already died. Police will prepare a report for …

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Farmer killed in Tallandoon quad bike incident

Reported by Stephen | 10 Feb, 2015

A farmer has been killed after his quad bike rolled in Tallandoon in north eastern Victoria. The 68-year-old man is believed to have been rounding up cattle when the incident occurred.

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Man dies after forklift incident

Reported by Stephen | 27 Jan, 2015

A man has died in hospital following a forklift incident at a farm in Moonbi, 20km north of Tamworth.

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Boy injured in quad bike crash

Reported by Stephen | 21 Jan, 2015

A six-year-old boy has been taken to hospital after crashing his quad bike at Chester Hills, New South Wales.

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Worker injured in industrial site blast

Reported by Stephen | 19 Jan, 2015

A man has been taken to hospital in a critical condition following an explosion at an industrial site in the Central West region of New South Wales, approximately 254 kilometres west of the state capital, Sydney.

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Man dies after workplace incident

Reported by Stephen | 14 Jan, 2015

An investigation into a workplace incident where a 50-year-old man lost his life at a cherry farm in south-central Tasmania is currently underway.

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Man killed in quad bike crash

Reported by Stephen | 05 Jan, 2015

A quad bike crash in the north-east coast of Tasmania has claimed the life of a 29-year-old man.