WA: WorkSafe to Weed Out Unsafe Garden Outlets

Reported by Admin | 04 Oct, 2010

WorkSafe WA has launched a campaign to improve health and safety in garden centres and nurseries. WorkSafe inspectors have started visiting gardening outlets in metropolitan and regional areas to ensure health and safety laws are being complied. According to WorkSafe Director Manufacturing, Transport and Service Industries Joe Attard, it is important for gardening retailers to …

QLD: Truckies Raise Concern over Queensland Roads

Reported by Admin | 21 Sep, 2010

Truck drivers traversing Bruce Highway is concerned of the road’s shape, which they said isn’t getting any better. One man who has been working for the transport industry for 27 years said highway was in a bad shape. “There are too many accidents,” he said. He plies the Brisbane to Rockhampton route and back twice …