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Tired firefighters feeling the (back) strain

As Australia's firefighters are pushed to their limits, new research suggests their lower back pain can impact on the severity of insomnia they face.

Fire 28 January, 2020

Fleet management systems in materials handling

Grahame Don sets out the advantages of fleet management systems for managers that can further optimise safety in the materials handling industry.

Materials handling 24 January, 2020

Five-year high for NSW mobile plant fires

There were 141 instances of mobile plant fires in NSW in 2019, and "a significant rise" in underground fires, according to a new report.

Fire 22 January, 2020

PPE until 2023: international trends in mining

Latin American and Asia–Pacific markets will lead the way in mining personal protective equipment, according to the latest market research into global trends.


18 years of Australian workers compensation data

Labourers have the highest rate of serious claims in the latest year of workers compensation data. We explore the report findings, including 18 years of data.

Business 16 January, 2020

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Article 08 January, 2020
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