Safe Work Australia releases notifiable fatalities report for March 2013

Reported by Haydee | 08 Aug, 2013

Safe Work Australia has recently released the Notifiable Fatalities Monthly report for March 2013. There were 25 work-related notifiable fatalities reported during March 2013 – 17 male workers and 2 female worker, and 2 male bystanders and 4 female bystander. Of these fatalities, 9 fatalities involved being Hit by a falling object, 6 resulted from …

July 2012 Notifiable Fatalities Monthly Report now available

Reported by Haydee | 30 Nov, 2012

Safe Work Australia has recently released the Notifiable Fatalities Monthly report for the month of July where 10 work-related notifiable fatalities were reported – 8 male workers; 1 female worker and 1 male bystander. Of these fatalities, 2 were categorised as Fall from a height; and 2 as being Hit by falling object. The remaining …

VIC: Five work-related fatalities in 11 days

Reported by Haydee | 02 Dec, 2011

Five more fatalities have been added to Victoria’s workplace toll for this year. These recent incidents bring Victoria’s workplace fatality toll to 21 for this year, according to a media release by WorkSafe Victoria. WorkSafe Health and Safety Executive Director Ian Forsyth said that the accidents including the five recent fatalities which happened in the …