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Bereaved workers need more support, research suggests

21 October, 2019

A review of scholarship from a period of more than 20 years reveals that bereaved workers often do not receive enough support when returning to work.


Apps could avoid accidents before construction starts

11 October, 2019

British empirical research released this year suggests multimedia tools could help architects 'design out' hazards ahead of construction.


Australian study has truck driver health in its sights

25 September, 2019

In stage two of a major national study, researchers from Monash University are calling on truck drivers to participate in a survey about their health.


Safety messages targeted at tradies

13 September, 2019 by Michael Blumberg*

'Target Tradies' is helping the Cancer Council and Black Dog Institute reach tradies on the job. Founder Michael Blumberg outlines the initiative.


Pack a snack for your midnight shift

28 August, 2019

New Australian research has found that a simple snack is shiftworkers' best choice for maximising alertness and productivity.


Handover tools and techniques for high-risk industries

27 August, 2019 by Natasha Doyle*

We take a look at some key handover tools and techniques identified in a recent study, which are used in energy production and other high-risk industries.


Pryme aids rescue workers in flood-hit Townsville

15 March, 2019

Keeping hydrated is important at the best of times, but never more so than when undertaking intensive rescue work.


Australian Secretary General for APOSHO

16 January, 2019

Bernie Doyle has been appointed Secretary General of the Asia-Pacific Occupational Safety and Health Organization (APOSHO).


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.


Smart PPE partnership to improve workplace safety

31 October, 2018

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


ISO 45001 published as joint Australian/New Zealand Standard

17 October, 2018

International standard for guiding a systems-based approach to occupational health and safety — ISO 45001 — has been published as a joint Australian/New Zealand Standard.


Adoption of ISO 45001

03 September, 2018

The adoption of ISO 45001 as a joint Australian and New Zealand standard has been formally accepted.


Talking about the impact of workplace injuries

15 August, 2018

Victorian workers from various industries share their stories about workplace health and safety issues as part of WorkSafe Victoria's awareness program.


Take a safety moment in October

13 August, 2018

During National Safe Work Month, Safe Work Australia is asking you to 'take a safety moment' to prevent harm in the workplace.


ABB F200 B Residual Current Devices (RCCBs)

05 July, 2018

ABB's F200 B Residual Current Devices (RCCBs) assist in detecting different waveforms of residual fault currents and operate when the electrical system has a high leakage current to ground.


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