Company fined over worker’s death

Reported by Haydee | 20 Mar, 2013

Photo: SafetyCulture Library A global resources company was fined $130,000 over the death of one of its workers in Port Hedland in 2008. According to ABC, the worker was crushed to death while carrying out maintenance work on a scissor lift. The company was prosecuted and was found guilty early this year for failing to …

NSW: Structural Collapse Halts School Construction

Reported by Admin | 30 Jul, 2010

The construction of a new covered outdoor learning area (COLA) at a public school in Kooringal has received a major setback after the structure’s steel frame collapsed on Tuesday. The school had been given $1.2 million for construction of the COLA under the Building the Education Revolution’s (BER) Primary Schools for the 21st Century funding …