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Forklift tips over, fatally crushes operator

16 November, 2018

The experienced operator was moving a load into an industrial shed when the forklift's mast collided with an overhead steel beam.


Jobs at Home Day raises safety awareness

14 November, 2018

In December, Victorian workers will be given the opportunity to celebrate the important jobs they do at home for their families.


High-voltage circuit breaker kills worker

14 November, 2018

A worker has been killed following a power station incident in Victoria.


Staying safe at the end of the working year

12 November, 2018

Workers and employers are being reminded about the importance of workplace safety as the festive season approaches.


Two arc flash incidents burn workers

12 November, 2018

Two Queensland electrical workers have suffered burns from an arc flash during separate incidents.


'They never came home' senate inquiry report released

08 November, 2018

The 34 recommendations from a senate inquiry into industrial deaths have been released by the Education and Employment References Committee.


Road to recovery: returning to work after injury

08 November, 2018 by Amy Steed

An arborist who underwent a lengthy rehabilitation process following a car accident at work has received WorkSafe's Return to Work Achievement award.


Drone start-up raises $3.5m

06 November, 2018 | Supplied by: CSIRO

Drone technology has been developed to enable the safe inspection of inaccessible areas of underground mines, while improving the data collection.


Qld WHS board implements five-year safety plan

06 November, 2018

A five-year safety plan has been developed by the Queensland Work Health and Safety board.


Developer achieves AS/NZS 4801 certification

02 November, 2018

The AS/NZS 4801 safety management certification has been formally secured by Sekisui House across its Australian business operations.


Mining partnership aims to create safer vehicles

01 November, 2018

Vehicle manufacturers have teamed up with the mining industry as part of a plan to develop safer and cleaner vehicles.


Safety award goes to HVAC specialist

01 November, 2018 | Supplied by: Brisbane Airport Corporation

The Brisbane Airport Corporation (BAC) would like to congratulate VAE Group on being awarded its 2018 CEO Safety Award.


Smart PPE partnership to improve workplace safety

31 October, 2018

DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) and Guardhat have partnered up to help create safer workplaces.


Concrete pipe falls, injures workers

29 October, 2018

Two Queensland excavation workers have been injured after a 1350 mm-diameter concrete stormwater pipe toppled over.


Mirror art reflects on workplace safety

29 October, 2018

A new mirror art installation has recently been opened, with the aim of encouraging Victorians to reflect on workplace safety.


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