Charges laid over high-voltage injuries to apprentice

19 March, 2018 by

Metro Trains Melbourne Pty Ltd was charged with failing to maintain systems of work that were safe and without risks to health.

Get prepared for the SafeWork NSW forklift safety blitz

16 March, 2018 by | Supplied by: BodyGuard Safety Solutions

With SafeWork NSW now conducting a forklift safety blitz around the state, businesses are urged to make sure they will pass the inspection.

Dangers of fragile roofs highlighted after worker killed in fall

16 March, 2018 by

A Queensland worker has died after he fell five metres through a skylight and landed on a concrete floor.

Dead tired: the dangers of fatigued driving

15 March, 2018 by | Supplied by: NRMA Motoring & Services

Sleep is a basic biological need, so it is no wonder that tiredness is one the three biggest killers on NSW roads, contributing to 17% of crashes.

Future workplaces for health and wellbeing

15 March, 2018 by Stephanie Osfield

With healthier employees up to three times more effective than less healthy employees, we take a look at the changing face of workplaces.

Supportive colleagues create happier, healthier workers

13 March, 2018 by

Having supportive colleagues plays a big part in determining how fairly workers feel they are treated when returning to work from sick leave.

Apprentice nail gun injury under investigation

07 March, 2018 by

Investigations are underway after an apprentice was injured by a nail that was fired by another worker's nail gun.

Better road safety rules needed to protect emergency services

07 March, 2018 by

There are calls for the NSW Government to address road safety issues impacting emergency services.

Fine issued after mango pickers received electric shock

05 March, 2018 by

An incident where two mango pickers received an electric shock in 2015 has led to a $35,000 fine being issued to a Gilbert River mango grower.

Greencap Onsite Contractor Verification service

01 March, 2018 by | Supplied by: Greencap Limited

Onsite Contractor Verification is a service offered by Greencap (a subsidiary of Wesfarmers Industrial and Safety).

Fake hydraulic cylinders lead to rejected service claims

27 February, 2018 by

Non-genuine hydraulic cylinders are becoming an increasing problem for people seeking maintenance and replacement, according to Enerpac.

Anonymous reports reveal unlawful workplace practices

26 February, 2018 by

Unlawful workplace practices are being exposed by anonymous reports from members of the community.

Researchers identify risk factors for kidney disease among farm workers

21 February, 2018 by

New risk factors for a mysterious kidney disease that affects farm workers worldwide have been revealed by researchers.

Greater accountability for union officials on building sites

20 February, 2018 by

Union officials can now be held personally liable for breaking workplace laws, after a High Court ruling.

Tree branch kills school groundskeeper

20 February, 2018 by

A man working as a groundskeeper at a school in Berwick has been killed after he was hit by a tree branch.

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