Vic releases specialised safety advice for seasonal workers

24 March, 2022

Pacific Islander workers will receive safety resources in their own language as part of an initiative to help them stay safe while working on Victorian farms.

Celebrating women in EHS: nominations open

24 March, 2022

SAI360 has opened nominations to recognise outstanding women in environment health and safety, as part of a special online tribute.

Vic introduces new laws to improve workplace safety

22 March, 2022

The Workplace Safety Legislation and Other Matters Amendment Act 2022 is now in force in Victoria, to prevent workplace safety incidents and improve outcomes for injured workers.

Unions call for funding for first responders' mental health

22 March, 2022

The NSW Government has been urged to renew funding for the Black Dog Institute's Traumatic Stress Clinic, to provide mental health support for first responders.

WA to introduce new WHS laws and regulations

17 March, 2022

Western Australia has taken steps to modernise its work health and safety laws, with the new work health and safety regulations to come into effect from 31 March 2022.

Workforce management platform

17 March, 2022 | Supplied by: Avetta

Avetta One Workforce Management assists companies in onboarding, qualifying, training and tracking contractors across their supply chain.

Welding manufacturer upgrades to new premises in Sydney

15 March, 2022

Welding equipment manufacturer Kemppi Australia has moved its head office into new, purpose-designed premises in Wetherill Park, Sydney.

Safety industry pioneers to convene at Workplace Health & Safety Show

15 March, 2022

The Workplace Health & Safety Show will take place at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre from 25–26 May and will feature a range of innovative technologies.

Survey reveals Metro Tasmania bus drivers are threatened at work

10 March, 2022

A survey of Metro Tasmania bus drivers has found that seven out of 10 bus drivers have been threatened while at work.

SWA seeks feedback from workers about National Safe Work Month

10 March, 2022

Safe Work Australia has encouraged workers and employers to provide feedback about National Safe Work Month through an online survey.

Registrations open for Australian Manufacturing Week 2022

01 March, 2022

Registrations have opened for Australian Manufacturing Week. The exhibition will take place in Sydney in June 2022, under the theme 'Where technology meets innovation'.

Transport business fined for unlawful JobKeeper cashback payments

28 February, 2022

A Queensland business owner is facing a $14,000 penalty for allegedly requiring an employee to repay his JobKeeper payments between March and September 2020.

Nominations open for 2022 National Trucking Industry Awards

28 February, 2022

Nominations are now open for the 2022 National Trucking Industry Awards. The awards recognise the most committed individuals and organisations in the Australian trucking industry.

Joanne Farrell new Chair of Safe Work Australia

17 February, 2022 | Supplied by: Safe Work Australia

Joanne Farrell has commenced as Chair of Safe Work Australia for a three-year term.

Industry body welcomes developments on Heavy Vehicle National Law

14 February, 2022

The Australian Trucking Association has welcomed news from a meeting of infrastructure and transport ministers, regarding the development of the Heavy Vehicle National Law.

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