Truck driver dies after workplace incident in Ballarat


Monday, 03 February, 2020


Truck driver dies after workplace incident in Ballarat

A truck driver has died after being run over in an industrial yard at Delacombe in Ballarat, Victoria. WorkSafe Victoria is investigating the incident, which involved a truck and trailer at the depot.

The 61-year-old died while being transported to hospital; this brings the number of workplace deaths this year to five, which is two more than were recorded this time last year.

Image credit: ©stock.adobe.com/au/karegg

Related News

SWA releases COVID-19 vaccine WHS guidelines

Safe Work Australia has released guidance for workplaces about COVID-19 vaccines, with...

Contractor charged over fatal brick wall collapse

A contractor has been charged with breaching the Occupational Health and Safety Act, after a...

Industry leaders to promote safety in manufacturing

Four leaders from the manufacturing sector have been selected by SafeWork NSW to improve industry...


  • All content Copyright © 2021 Westwick-Farrow Pty Ltd