training

Training ACT’s newest worksafe inspectors

Reported by Stephen | 28 Nov, 2014

A training exercise staged at Majura on Wednesday morning has improved capacity in WorkSafe ACT whilst boosting cooperation between the organisation and the ACT’s emergency services, Attorney-General, Simon Corbell says

emergency crew

Crane operator dies on Sydney building site

Reported by Stephen | 21 Nov, 2014

A crane operator has died after falling more than 10m at a Sydney north construction site. The incident occurred on Wednesday afternoon.

tractor

Man injured in quad bike crash

Reported by Stephen | 14 Nov, 2014

A man has been taken to hospital with suspected back injuries following a quad bike crash in Queensland.

construction

Worker killed in SA construction site

Reported by Stephen | 22 Oct, 2014

A construction worker has died after being struck by a truck at a construction site in Kilburn north of Adelaide.

mining

Truck fire injures mine worker

Reported by Stephen | 10 Sep, 2014

A mine worker who suffered serious burns after a truck fire at the Bowen Basin mine is recovering in hospital.

Work

Charges laid over worker’s death

Reported by Stephen | 29 Aug, 2014

A company has been charged in relation to a 2011 workplace incident that claimed the life of a mine worker.

cherrypicker

Workers escape injury as cherry picker breaks down

Reported by Stephen | 29 Aug, 2014

Two painters had to endure close to three hours of agony after they were left dangling several storeys in the air when their cherry picker developed a mechanical fault.

paramedics

Man crushed to death in workplace incident

Reported by Stephen | 25 Aug, 2014

Victorian Work Cover Authority is probing a workplace incident at a factory in Melbourne’s north where a man was reportedly crushed to death by a pile of boxes.