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icare starts $3m fund for preventing construction injuries

31 July, 2019

People, organisations and associations with ideas for preventing injuries in the construction industry could access a share of $3 million in funding as part of a new initiative by NSW workers compensation provider icare.

More govt support for police mental health

26 April, 2019

The federal government has committed to almost $6 million in mental health funding to support police and other emergency services personnel.

Funding aims to stop construction site bullying

14 December, 2018

An additional $3.7 million in funding has been provided for the ABCC, in an effort to eradicate bullying on construction sites.

Funding on offer for WHS projects

18 September, 2018

Safe Work Australia is offering both workplaces and individuals an opportunity to bid for funding to help projects that improve workplace health and safety.

More mental health support for Vic emergency workers

14 September, 2018

If re-elected, the Labor Victorian Government will provide emergency workers with provisional acceptance payments for mental health injuries.

Women in safety offered scholarship opportunity

21 May, 2018

A leadership scholarship worth up to $8000 is currently available for women who work in the workplace health and safety and HR sectors.

New system to improve safety for Tassie emergency services

07 April, 2016

Tasmania is set to receive a $15.3 million emergency services system that will result in increased safety for frontline workers and Tasmanians in critical situations.

Safety watches to protect mental health workers

03 February, 2016

3G safety watches that alert emergency services to a wearer's exact location will be given to Victorian health workers to help reduce mental health violence against them.

Crowdfunding helps expand safety technology start-up

20 October, 2015

A safety software company is the latest Aussie start-up to receive crowdfunding valued at nearly $1 million through VentureCrowd.

Scholarships support health, safety of women at work

12 March, 2013

SafeWork SA is calling for applications for the 2013 Augusta Zadow scholarships, which support the health and safety of women in the workplace.

Neurotrauma research to benefit from development grants

21 February, 2013

Research projects focusing on improving outcomes for TAC and WorkSafe Victoria clients have been funded through the ISCRR 2013 Development Grants Program.

Incentive program for workplace health and wellbeing

19 February, 2013

The ACT Small Business Workplace Health and Wellbeing Incentive Program has been launched and will be managed by Healthier Work.

$70 million boost for research in safety, cell therapy, vision and autism

18 February, 2013

The Australian Government will fund three new Cooperative Research Centres (CRCs) - focused on alertness, safety and productivity; cell therapy manufacturing; and living with autism spectrum disorders - and provide additional funding to the existing vision CRC to expand its research programs.

Science Academy welcomes hazard research funding

15 February, 2013

The Australian Academy of Science has welcomed the announcement by the Australian Government of funding for bushfire and natural hazard research, through the Cooperative Research Centres (CRCs).

Grant funds youth self-harm reduction study

25 September, 2012

The auDA Foundation board has funded 12 projects this year, including one to help reduce youth self-harm.

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