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World Day for Safety and Health at Work and Workers’ Memorial Day

Reported by Haydee | 07 Apr, 2016

Safe Work Australia is encouraging all businesses and workers to take part in the World Day for Safety and Health at Work and Workers’ Memorial Day on Thursday, 28 April – a day to remember those who have died in work-related incidents, and to think about how our actions can prevent future work-related deaths, injuries and illnesses.

WorkCover safety alert on mobile plant operating near overhead power lines

Reported by Haydee | 07 Jun, 2012

WorkCover has issued a safety alert to remind businesses, industry and workers of the dangers of operating mobile plant near energised overhead power lines. NSW electricity supply authorities and WorkCover NSW continue to receive notifications of incidents where mobile plants have come into contact with overhead power lines. WorkCover data revealed that a total of …