Initiative to support health and safety representatives

04 October, 2022

The HSR Forum will take place on 24 November 2022 and will provide an opportunity for health and safety representatives to engage with peers and regulatory bodies.

Partnership enhances site efficiency, safety for construction clients

29 September, 2022

HammerTech has partnered with Irongate Solutions to integrate its site access control technology with HammerTech's safety and quality operations platform.

Using digitalisation to enable effective Control of Work

15 September, 2022 | Supplied by: SAI360

SAI360 is hosting a webinar about managing the Control of Work (CoW) process to help the manufacturing industry ensure operational safety and compliance.

AIHS calls for appropriate resourcing for aviation sector

14 September, 2022

A health and safety case study broadcast on Four Corners has prompted the AIHS to call for employers in the aviation sector to employ workers with appropriate skills and capabilities.

WorkSafe Health and Safety Month back on the road

13 September, 2022

The WorkSafe Health and Safety Month will take place across 14 regional centres in October, followed by a week-long series of webinar sessions.

CSIRO brings WHS to life with virtual reality training offer

08 September, 2022

CSIRO has launched a new training package that uses virtual reality to simulate risk scenarios, to help participants gain an understanding of relevant control measures in a safe environment.

New WHS Mines and Petroleum regulation comes into effect in NSW

08 September, 2022

The new WHS (Mines and Petroleum) Regulation has come into effect to establish a modern work health and safety system.

Construction site inspections target safety issues

07 September, 2022

Inspectors from WorkSafe Victoria and SafeWork NSW have visited construction sites in both states, to highlight the risks of falls from height and respirable crystalline silica.

Man charged for assaulting WorkSafe officer

07 September, 2022

WorkSafe Victoria has charged a man after a series of incidents during an investigation of alleged safety breaches at a construction site in June 2021.

Qld announces new road rules to better protect emergency workers

25 August, 2022

Queensland has introduced new road rules that will require motorists to move over and slow down for emergency services workers.

Survey reveals mental health struggles of tradespeople

25 August, 2022

A survey conducted by Steel Blue and Beyond Blue has revealed that one in five Aussie tradespeople wouldn't tell anyone if they had depression.

Free toolkit promotes mentally healthy workplaces for small businesses

25 August, 2022

Small businesses across Victoria can now access a free online toolkit that provides tailored support to help them foster mentally healthy workplaces.

OzHelp, Monash University partner to reveal Health in Gear outcomes

24 August, 2022

OzHelp has partnered with Monash University to deliver an independent evaluation of its Health in Gear transport and logistics worker wellbeing program.

Vic safety regulator delivers new grants to boost workplace safety

23 August, 2022 | Supplied by: WorkSafe Victoria

WorkSafe Victoria has awarded $2.47 million worth of grants to nine projects to reduce workplace harm and improve outcomes for injured workers.

Registrations open for Safe Work Month 2022

18 August, 2022

Health and safety representatives, managers, safety professionals and workers in all industry sectors are encouraged to register for Safe Work Month in October.

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