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Safety inspection to focus on waste and recycling industry

Reported by Haydee | 29 Jan, 2016

Inspections will focus on operational priority areas of manual tasks, machine guarding, mobile plant and vehicle movement, falls from height, electricity, hazardous substances and slips, trips and falls.

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Beijing to raise work safety standards

Reported by Haydee | 04 Jan, 2016

It will push factories to upgrade to raise work safety standards. Companies who will not comply will have to face penalties.

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Company fined for worker’s serious head injury

Reported by Haydee | 08 Oct, 2015

A demolition company in Sydney has been fined $120,000 following an incident in 2013 where a worker suffered serious head injury after a steel bar pierce into his skull while operating an excavator.

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Crane driver fined for safety negligence

Reported by Haydee | 02 Oct, 2015

A crane driver was found guilty of failing to take reasonable care of the safety of others and was fined $2500 plus costs of $594 following an incident in which the crane he was operating brought down power lines in Osborne Park.

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Revised ISO 9001 Standards Released

Reported by Tania | 25 Sep, 2015

The new version follows a new, higher level structure to make it easier to use in conjunction with other management system standards, with increased importance given to risk.

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Company fined for security guard’s death

Reported by Haydee | 08 Sep, 2015

The male guard was fatally injured when he was hit by a cement truck entering the Cement Australia manufacturing plant at Kandos in Central West NSW.