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Postal worker injured in truck-related incident

Reported by Stephen | 17 Apr, 2015

A worker is admitted to hospital in a critical condition following a truck-related incident at a parking yard in Victoria, about 75 kilometres south-west of Melbourne, on Wednesday evening.

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Quad bike incident leaves girl in hospital

Reported by Stephen | 15 Apr, 2015

A teenage girl has suffered minor injuries to her back, after crashing her quad bike at a New South Wales property on Monday afternoon.

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Worker killed in garbage truck incident

Reported by Stephen | 13 Apr, 2015

WorkCover is investigating an incident where a worker who was collecting bins was crushed to death by a garbage truck in Victoria, 5km west of Melbourne early Saturday morning.

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Angle grinder blaze injures farmer

Reported by Stephen | 13 Apr, 2015

A Queensland farmer has been taken to hospital with serious burn injuries after sparks from the angle grinder he was using set fire to hay bales.

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Man killed in tractor-related incident

Reported by Stephen | 10 Apr, 2015

A man has been killed in a tractor-related incident in Victoria, 26 km north-east of Melbourne’s Central Business District.

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Man hospitalised after workplace incident

Reported by Stephen | 08 Apr, 2015

WorkCover is investigating an incident that occurred last week at a museum site in eastern New South Wales, where a worker who was doing excavation work was taken to hospital after he struck an underground power line with a jack hammer.

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Boy injured in quad bike incident

Reported by Stephen | 08 Apr, 2015

A second quad bike incident in as many days has left a teenage boy nursing serious injuries to his arm.

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Man injured in Queensland quad bike crash

Reported by Stephen | 08 Apr, 2015

A man has been hospitalised with suspected chest injuries after rolling his quad bike in Queensland, 20 km north-east of Rockhampton.

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Tractor crushes man’s leg

Reported by Stephen | 02 Apr, 2015

A man is nursing serious injuries to his leg after being trapped under a tractor at a farm in Western Australia.

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Man hospitalised after tree mulcher incident

Reported by Stephen | 30 Mar, 2015

A man has been taken to hospital with serious crush injuries to his leg, following a fatal tree mulcher incident in Jabiru, 253 kilometres southeast of Darwin.

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Man killed in work-related incident at Spencer Gulf

Reported by Stephen | 30 Mar, 2015

SafeWork SA is conducting an investigation into a work-related incident where a man died after falling from a prawn trawler in Spencer Gulf, off the South Australian coast near Corny Point on Thursday night.

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Excavator crushes man to death

Reported by Stephen | 27 Mar, 2015

A man has been killed in South East Queensland, about 30km south-east of Brisbane, after the excavator he was driving overturned and landed on his chest.

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Man hospitalised after chainsaw incident

Reported by Stephen | 10 Mar, 2015

A man is in hospital with suspected hand and facial injuries following a chainsaw incident in the Wollongong northern suburb of Woonona on Saturday.

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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.