Qld union condemns mining company's labour hire system

02 August, 2022

The Queensland Mining & Energy Union has said that a safety review of labour hire company Mastermyne has reinforced the risks involved with mine operators outsourcing employment to contracting companies.

Dust extraction system recognised at NSW Mining HSEC Awards

28 July, 2022

Glencore's Ulan Underground has received the Safety Excellence Award for its dust extraction system, which provides a safe working environment by removing airborne dust from areas where cementitious products are mixed.

The future of compliance management

27 July, 2022 by Shayne Connolly, Group CEO, Keep it Simple Group | Supplied by: Keep It Simple Group

For those who have had to manage traditional compliance systems — whether safety, quality or environmentally based — the challenges are well known.

WA releases series of WHS codes of practice

19 July, 2022

A series of work health and safety codes of practice have come into effect in Western Australia to increase the guidance available for ensuring safe workplaces.

Why construction must focus on mental health resilience

19 July, 2022 by Rachel Clements, Co-Founder & Director of Psychological Services, Resilia

Safe Work Australia's key work health and safety statistics show 9% of all claims lodged in 2020–21 were mental health-related compensation claims.

Training partnership to address industry 'skills gap'

19 July, 2022

A collaboration between Endeavour Energy and Thomson Bridge will provide skills and safety training to workers in the NSW energy and infrastructure sectors.

CV Check Cited compliance monitoring online platform

13 July, 2022 | Supplied by: CV Check

Cited is an online platform developed by CV Check that allows for real-time compliance monitoring of employees.

Nominations close soon for 2022 WorkSafe Awards

12 July, 2022

The WorkSafe Awards recognise excellence in improving workplace health and safety across seven categories.

More visible safety leadership: adapting for the future

11 July, 2022 by Mark Wright, Managing Director of FEFO Consulting and Health and Safety Index | Supplied by: Health and Safety Index

Often the issues that senior leaders feel they must act on are disconnected from the needs of their teams.

ACT launches Residential Construction Strategy 2022–24

06 July, 2022

WorkSafe ACT has introduced the Residential Construction Strategy 2022–24 to improve safety behaviour in the state's construction sector.

Workplace Health & Safety Show heads to Sydney

06 July, 2022 | Supplied by: International Exhibition & Conference Group Pty Ltd

The Workplace Health & Safety Show 2022 will be held in Sydney from 20–21 September, providing a live, interactive learning experience for attendees.

Vic extends support for injured workers and families

05 July, 2022

Victoria has introduced legislative amendments to better support workers with occupational diseases that deteriorate rapidly or over a long period of time.

Speak Up Save Lives app marks milestone of 10,000 reports

30 June, 2022

The Speak Up Save Lives app has recorded 10,000 reports on workplace safety and compliance made through mobile devices since its launch.

Komatsu expands Aussie presence with MST Global acquisition

29 June, 2022

Komatsu has acquired Australian business MST Global, to increase availability of high-speed, low-latency digital communication in underground mining.

WA launches Mine Safety Management System code of practice

29 June, 2022

WorkSafe WA has launched the Mine Safety Management System code of practice as a central component of the risk management framework for mine sites.

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