A seriously injured man has been airlifted to hospital following a wood-cutting incident in the North Burnett Region, south west of Gin Gin Thursday morning.
A WA farming company and a director were fined a total of $35,000 in the Moora Magistrates Court last week, following a workplace incident in which an employee had parts of three fingers amputated by an auger hopper.
A worker has been injured at the Boggabri coal mine on Tuesday morning. Reports indicate the truck driver was trapped in his vehicle following an interaction with a dozer on the site.
A man has died after the fencing machinery he was using reportedly broke down, trapping him inside his tractor.
A 15-year-old boy is admitted in a Westmead hospital in critical condition following a quad bike incident on a property, 49 kilometres north-west of the Sydney central business district.
A man has been flown to hospital with suspected abdominal injuries after being stepped on by a cow at a Queensland property on Wednesday morning.
A man has lost his life in a workplace incident at a Queensland dump site. The man, aged in his sixties, was reportedly working on a front end loader when he was crushed by the machine.
A truck driver has died after a loader lamp collapsed on him at a factory in Perth’s Henderson suburb on Friday morning.
Safe Work Australia’s March 2015 Notifiable Fatalities Monthly Report shows there were 15 work-related notifiable fatalities during March 2015 — 12 male workers and 1 female workers, 1 male bystander and 1 female bystander.
SafeWork SA has launched an investigation after a large silo containing concrete powder collapsed at Adelaide’s north-western suburb of Osborne.
A man has died after he became stuck between a cherry picker and a wall in Queensland, about 39 km south of Brisbane CBD.
A driver who had been trapped in his truck for more than two hours after two trucks collided on the Hume Highway was freed by emergency services and airlifted to hospital with serious injuries.
In the wake of the death of a machine operator, about three weeks ago, at the Nifty underground copper mine; Aditya Birla has announced it has recommenced operations at the mine.
Workplace health and Safety is investigating an incident where a man died at a Queensland work site, 28km south-east of Brisbane, on Friday morning.
The state of Queensland has suffered its second tractor-related fatality in less than a week, following the death of a man south of Bundaberg on Thursday night.
A safety alert has been issued by New South Wales mine safety officials following an incident where a mine worker suffered burns from an electric shock after he came into contact with a live 11000 volt terminal.
Statistics from Safe Work Australia show there were 19 work-related notifiable fatalities during February 2015 — 14 male workers, 3 female bystanders and 2 male bystanders. Of these fatalities, 2 workers and 4 bystanders died as a result of incidents on public roads.
A man has been killed in a tractor-related incident in Queensland. The Saturday afternoon incident occurred in Maryborough, approximately 255km north of Brisbane.
A worker has been killed at Newcrest’s Telfer gold mine in Western Australia’s North.
A wall has collapsed at a northern Sydney construction site, injuring a worker.
A man has been killed in a workplace incident at a metal refinery in north Queensland approximately 13km south of Townsville, on Saturday morning.