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WorkSafe pays tribute to fallen workers

Reported by Stephen | 29 Apr, 2016

A ceremony to mark International Workers Memorial Day was held at the Victorian Trades Hall in Carlton on Thursday morning.

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Man injured in quad bike rollover

Reported by Stephen | 01 Apr, 2016

A 70-year-old man was airlifted to hospital Wednesday morning after rolling his quad bike at New Moonta, west of Gin Gin.

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Man injured in farm machinery incident

Reported by Stephen | 26 Feb, 2016

A man has been airlifted to hospital after reportedly being struck by a piece of spinning machinery at his farm in Thornton near Laidley.

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Man airlifted after falling from ladder

Reported by Stephen | 25 Feb, 2016

A man from the South Burnett region was airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter after he fell from a ladder on Tuesday afternoon.

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Man killed in Queensland workplace incident

Reported by Stephen | 07 Feb, 2016

Workplace Health and Safety Queensland is investigating an incident in which a 56-year-old man died after being struck by an angle grinder on Wednesday afternoon.

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Man dies after tractor rolls into dam

Reported by Stephen | 18 Jan, 2016

The state of Victoria has recorded its third workplace fatality of 2016 after a man died on January 9 when the tractor he was driving rolled into a dam.

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Man killed in quad bike rollover

Reported by Stephen | 28 Dec, 2015

The victim, 75, was riding his quad bike on a property, 96km southeast of Hobart, when it rolled over and crushed him.

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Man injured in electric saw incident

Reported by Stephen | 10 Dec, 2015

Emergency services were called to a property 3km south of Yeppoon, following reports a man was seriously injured in an electric saw incident.

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Man loses arm after harvester incident

Reported by Stephen | 30 Nov, 2015

A man is in a stable condition after losing his arm in an incident involving a grain harvester in central coast NSW.