Almost 50,000 Qld mine and quarry workers have completed safety resets, after the state experienced six deaths of mine and quarry workers in 12 months.
WorkSafe WA inspectors will be visiting plants with high-risk pressure vessels to help improve compliance with relevant safety regulations.
Two mining companies are set to spend $96,000 as part of an enforceable undertaking, after they allegedly breached the Mining Act.
It has become increasingly important for organisations to ensure contractors are pre-qualified, inducted and compliant. LinkSafe offers a management solution.
Outsourcing contractor management can help simplify the process of using contractors while allowing them to maintain regulatory compliance.
Cority has announced two enhancements in line with Australian-specific health and hygiene monitoring requirements.
ecoPortal launches integration with Environment Essentials to bring WHS and environmental legal obligations within a management platform.
Some imported equipment may not meet Australian Standards, SafeWork SA warned after a Chinese-imported pipe bender failed, injuring a worker.
The importance of maintaining an exclusion zone and effective communication when felling trees has been highlighted after a falling tree killed a worker.
The safety reset will involve discussions between management, operational staff and relevant union representatives on risks and safe practices.
While no-one was injured, any issues with the crane — which is used to move shipping containers — could have "catastrophic consequences".
Quad bikes are a major cause of death and injury in rural workplaces. This National Farm Safety Week, Safe Work Australia is alerting farmers to quad bike risks.
WorkSafe Victoria has released new guidance on the use of automated external defibrillators to empower workers to use the device during a cardiac arrest crisis.
WorkSafe Victoria is urging construction and farm workers to take extra safety precautions as wet weather increases risk of slips, trips and falls.
With the 31 May deadline behind us, NSW businesses' Return to Work programs should now be compliant with the SIRA's 2017 guidelines.