The safety regulator said the update includes the addition of 755 chemicals and amendments to classifications for 672 listed chemicals.
Safe Work Australia is urging leaders to educate young workers about work health and safety.
Safe Work Australia has published a revised version of the Australian Work Health and Strategy 2012-2022 to ensure it continues to improve safety in Australian workplaces.
Report explores impact of emerging technologies and platforms on WHS and workers’ compensation in the next 20 years
A new study revealed that new technologies and ways of working will introduce new challenges for work health and safety
Workers subject to hot outdoor conditions still at risk in an indoor environment, reminds Safe Work Australia
Hospitality workers in kitchens, factory workers and construction workers working in confined spaces and their managers and supervisors are reminded to manage risks to health and safety.
Safe Work Australia encourages everyone to participate in the celebration of the World Day for Safety Health at Work and Worker’s Memorial Day, which is a day for promoting safety and health in the workplace and to honour people who have died from work-related injury or illness.
SafeWork Australia has released the latest workplace fatality figures for 2018.
An extensive public consultation process on how the model WHS laws are working in practice is now open.
Safe Work Australia Members released have recently released their response to the findings of the mid-term review of the Australian Work Health and Safety Strategy 2012-2022 (the Strategy).
The guide provides information on managing risks associated with working in heat and what to do if a worker begins to suffer from a heat-related illness. The guide will help managers and supervisors, as well as workers who have duties under work health and safety laws to manage risks.
Safe Work Australia welcomes public comment on model work health and safety (WHS) laws.
A new framework has been launched by Safe Work Australia to support the management of psychological workers’ compensation claims today, at the National Workers’ Compensation Summit in Sydney.
Latest work-related fatality figures from Safe Work Australia show as at 25 January 2018, 10 Australian workers have been killed at work in 2018.
A man has died after he was struck by a tree limb in north-west Tasmania.
Latest figures from Safe Work Australia show there were a total of 175 fatal work injuries in Australia in 2017.
New data revealed that work-related death rates in NSW have not improved for more than a decade.
Safe Work Australia’s Chief Executive Officer Michelle Baxter congratulated the business specializing in the gas and water sectors for its ‘Safety Leaders’ initiative during the National Safe Work Month.
Safe Work Australia has recently published a Guide for managing the risk of working in the heat.
With figures from Safe Work Australia showing that agriculture is still one of the most dangerous workplaces, an industry leader urged farmers to improve work safety record.
Safe Work Australia has released the notifiable fatalities July 2017 monthly report.
Latest Safe Work Australia figures show 151 Australian workers have been killed at work so far this year.