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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.

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Excavator crushes man’s leg

Reported by Stephen | 29 Dec, 2014

A man is nursing serious injuries to his leg after being crushed by an excavator in northeast Victoria.

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Man injured in farming incident

Reported by Stephen | 19 Dec, 2014

A young man has been taken to hospital after suffering serious injuries in a farming incident on Wednesday night.

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Mining company says safety a top priority

Reported by Stephen | 19 Dec, 2014

All operating processes at Anglo American Grasstree mine in central Queensland will be reviewed before work resumes following last week’s incident where a mine worker was killed after a wall collapsed on him.

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Woman injured in quad bike incident

Reported by Stephen | 16 Dec, 2014

WorkCover is investigating a quad bike-related incident in northeast Victoria that left a woman in hospital with serious facial and back injuries. The incident occurred on Sunday morning at a property in Wodonga, approximately 300 kilometres north-east of Melbourne. According to reports, the woman was riding through long grass when she struck a mound and …

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Man dies after being run over by tractor

Reported by Stephen | 15 Dec, 2014

Less than 48 hours after a farmer was killed in a tractor-related incident in southern NSW, another farmer has lost his life after being run over by a tractor in south east Queensland.

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Airline to spend $625,000 on workplace safety

Reported by Stephen | 10 Dec, 2014

Following a workplace incident where a Virgin Tech employee injured his neck in May last year, Work Safe ACT has accepted an enforceable undertaking from Virgin Tech, part of Virgin Australia Group, requiring it to spend $625,000 on a number of strategies to enhance workplace health and safety procedures, Attorney-General, Simon Corbell, has announced.

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Construction worker hospitalised after workplace incident

Reported by Stephen | 08 Dec, 2014

A construction worker has been taken to hospital after a ceiling collapsed on him at a demolition site in Canberra. The incident occurred at Canberra House on Marcus Clarke Street on Thursday afternoon.

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Baby injured in forklift incident

Reported by Stephen | 08 Dec, 2014

Victorian Work Cover Authority is investigating an incident where a nine month old baby was seriously injured after being struck by a forklift.