WorkSafe is conducting a proactive inspection program to look for the presence of asbestos in plant and machinery.
Safety issues relating to mobile plant and the movement of mobile plant in retail and transport workplaces in Western Australia will be the focus of an upcoming WorkSafe proactive inspection program.
A man was airlifted to hospital Thursday night after suffering serious burn injuries while working on machinery in northeast Victoria.
The injuries sustained by a worker two years ago has led to fines for a timber company and its director amounting close to $550,000. The accident occurred at Traralgon in August 2008, when the employee’s left arm was severed after it got caught in one of the company’s equipment. The company was fined $460,000 by …