19 quad bike fatalities this year alone

Reported by Monica | 25 Nov, 2015

Quad bike safety is back in the spotlight after yet another death, taking the 2015 quad bike fatalities up to 19 according to Safe Work Australia’s statistics. Nine of these deaths were the result of a rollover.


Safety highlighted in croc industry film

Reported by Haydee | 29 Oct, 2015

A film commissioned by NT WorkSafe focusing on safety in the crocodile industry will close the month long Virtual Seminar Series as part of the Safe Work Month celebration.


Seminar broadcast on mental health in workplaces

Reported by Haydee | 06 Oct, 2015

beyondblue CEO Georgie Harman will today share her expertise and experience in building mentally healthy workplaces via a seminar broadcast from the Safe Work Australia website.


National Safe Work Month starts today!

Reported by Haydee | 01 Oct, 2015

Safe Work Australia officially launched Safety Month today and is encouraging everyone to participate in the activities lined up to raise awareness and focus on health and safety in the workplace.

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Safe Work Month 2015 – get involved!

Reported by Haydee | 21 Sep, 2015

Work health and safety regulators in each state and territory will conduct their own safety events and activities during Safe Work Month in October, many of which are free and open to the public.


Principles of Good Work Design Handbook released

Reported by Haydee | 13 Aug, 2015

A new handbook has been launched by Safe Work Australia to assist businesses in meeting their obligations under the work health and safety laws, reducing worker injury rates, and improving their productivity and bottom line.