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First WHS conviction for failing to consult

In May this year, the South Australian Industrial Relations Court recorded the first conviction against a company for failing to comply with the duty to consult, cooperate...

Business 25 July, 2016

Transport company implements driver monitoring system to improve lone-worker safety

A major transport company recently approached FleetSeek to implement a monitoring solution that could improve safety for its drivers working alone at night, often in rural,...

Business 22 July, 2016

Listen up: construction workers suffering hearing loss

Construction workers regularly experience noise levels up to six times the legal exposure limit and, according to figures from an Australian audiologist, up to 75% are...


New standard for interlocking devices

There is a new global standard for providing machine safety for interlocking devices — the EN ISO 14119.

Machine 08 July, 2016

Designing safer explosions for miners

Research to improve safety and risks to surrounding areas by controlling nitrogen dioxide levels during mine blasting is now underway at Murdoch University.

Confined spaces 07 July, 2016

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PPE
Confined space can be a death trap in the waiting

Confined space can be a death trap in the waiting

Not all employers and operators understand what constitutes a 'confined space', nor the dangers associated with working in such...

Article 01 February, 2016
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Falls victim issues safety warning: plan the job

Falls victim issues safety warning: plan the job

"I often used to think safety got in the way." That was before Edward Newton fell from a two-storey building.

Article 29 April, 2016
Materials
When blowing in the wind improves mine safety

When blowing in the wind improves mine safety

A wind-powered device is helping to maintain visibility and ensure the safety of workers on mine sites in South Australia.

Article 13 June, 2016
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