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Research shows safety awareness differs across various industries

Reported by Stephen | 15 Sep, 2014

The findings of a new study conducted by organisational psychology firm SACS Consulting show workers in the utilities sector were the most conscious of their safety and were more likely to take part in activities that improve safety in the workplace.

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125 Australians killed at work this year

Reported by Stephen | 10 Sep, 2014

Statistics from Safe work Australia show 125 Australian workers have been killed while at work this year, with the transport, postal and warehousing industries recording the highest number of fatalities.

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Gas scare incident under investigation

Reported by Stephen | 18 Jul, 2014

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.