Man fatally injured in bobcat incident

Reported by Haydee | 25 May, 2015

A man was fatally injured after he was crushed by a bobcat he was working on in his backyard in Toogoolawah in Brisbane.


Cross Border Project in Wodonga/Albury

Reported by Haydee | 19 May, 2015

WorkCover and WorkSafe inspectors will visit the Albury and Wodonga region in June as part of the Cross Border Project.


Safety video on asbestos safety in homes launched

Reported by Haydee | 18 May, 2015

The NSW Loose Fill Asbestos Insulation Taskforce has launched a new video today to educate owners and tenants about the risks of living in properties with loose fill asbestos.


WorkCover to visit Gladstone employers

Reported by Haydee | 03 May, 2015

WorkCover Queensland is set to visit Gladstone-based businesses in the construction, manufacturing and technical service industries this month to raise awareness on the importance of covering workers correctly for workplace injury.


Aircraft wreckage found in Queensland

Reported by Haydee | 21 Apr, 2015

The wreckage of a single engine aircraft, which was reported missing has been located around 39km north west of Gympie in Queensland.


Search for missing seafarer concluded

Reported by Haydee | 17 Apr, 2015

Authorities have concluded the search for a man overboard from a bulk carrier, east of Fraser Island in Queensland on Wednesday, 15 April, following an extensive search operation and supporting expert medical advice.


Draft guideline on tyre safety released

Reported by Haydee | 14 Apr, 2015

The Department of Mines and Petroleum’s Resources Safety Division has recently released a draft guideline on tyre safety for earth-moving machinery.