One in two Australians spend over half of their day sitting down, which has the potential to damage their health.
Widespread claims of workers being underpaid and poorly treated in the gig economy have prompted an inquiry by the Victorian Government.
Due to the physically demanding nature of their work, tradies are particularly susceptible to developing arthritis.
Fostering individual accountability through a human-centred safety system fundamentally improves on the standard, process-based safety approach.
Australian basketballer Lauren Jackson has signed on as an ambassador for WorkSafe Victoria's Health and Safety Month this October.
A wide range of innovative safety solutions has been recognised at the 2018 Comcare Work Health and Safety Awards.
Meercat RiskView Enterprise is cloud-based risk and control assurance software.
Safe Work Australia is offering both workplaces and individuals an opportunity to bid for funding to help projects that improve workplace health and safety.
Work-related stress is known to have a significant impact on the mental health of workers, in some cases leading to psychological injury.
Safety checks on more than 60 Raimondi cranes are being verified by WorkSafe Victoria, following a tragic incident at Box Hill on 6 September.
If re-elected, the Labor Victorian Government will provide emergency workers with provisional acceptance payments for mental health injuries.
Fire poses a serious risk to the safety and welfare of building occupants, as well as having the potential to have a devastating effect on businesses.
Safety will be under discussion at a new civil construction equipment event being held in Sydney in November.