A worker at a Fortitude Valley work site in Brisbane’s inner-north has died as a result of a trench collapsing on top of him.
An investigation is underway at QGC’s Matilda John well-site following an incident where a worker’s personal gas detector was activated last Friday morning.
About 50 workers were evacuated after smoke from a burn-out pump activated an alarm at Gourmet Garden in Palmwoods Monday morning.
A brick wall has collapsed killing a worker at a construction site in south-east Melbourne.
Police in Port Douglas are investigating how a suspected petrol bomb found its way into a construction site at Solander Boulevard
Former Premier Jeff Kennett says productivity in Australia will increase by 1.5 percent if workers are mentally healthy.
Workers at Melton Council offices were evacuated Monday morning after the smell of fire was detected in the roof.
Staff at Dandenong’s Australian Tax Office were evacuated Monday morning after smoke was detected in one of the lifts of the building.
The death of a worker at Central Queensland’s Grasstree Mine is said to have left workers traumatized. This is according to a report in the Morning Bulletin.
A man who was working up a tree was electrocuted by power lines in the Melbourne suburb of Highett on Thursday afternoon.
Australia loses more than 9M working days per year from workers with mental illness, says new report
Young men suffering from mental illness in Australia lose more than nine million working days per year, says the report, ‘Counting the Cost: The Impact of Young Men’s Mental Health on the Australian Economy.’ “Mental illness in young men aged 12-25 costs the Australian economy $3.27 billion per annum or $387,000 per hour across a …
Eleven people have been exposed to the fatal Hendra virus at two Queensland properties. This was confirmed after two horses had died last week; one at Ingham, north of Townsville and one near Rockhampton on Saturday. According to The Australian, authorities conducted health assessments on the owners and veterinarians of the two horses that died …
About 100 people were evacuated from an eight-storey building site in Parramatta, in Sydney’s west after the scaffolding almost collapsed today. The Daily Telegraph reports that firefighters were called to Macquarie Street after receiving reports that the scaffolding on the building site had come to loose about 11.40am and was starting to bow. NSW Fire …