Union condemns extent of sexual harassment in mining sector

28 June, 2022

The AWU has condemned the mining sector's inaction on sexual violence, after a WA parliamentary inquiry revealed that sexual assault is endemic in the industry.

Report into sexual harassment in mining "shocking"

27 June, 2022

The WA Parliamentary Inquiry found that women accounted for 74% of mining workers who reported sexual harassment at work.

Queensland extends consultation for quad bike safety laws

23 June, 2022

The Queensland Government has extended consultation on proposed new laws to improve safety for people operating quad bikes in a workplace until 31 August.

Qld announces range of events to celebrate Safe Work Month

22 June, 2022

Workplace Health and Safety Queensland has announced a range of events that will take place in the lead up to Safe Work Month in October.

LinkSafe contractor management system

17 June, 2022 | Supplied by: LinkSafe Pty Ltd

The LinkSafe contractor management system provides tailored contractor management systems for safety teams across Australia.

Nominations open for 2022 WorkSafe Awards

17 June, 2022

Nominations for the 2022 WorkSafe Awards are now open, with individuals and businesses striving to improve workplace health and safety encouraged to enter.

NT workers reminded to renew WorkSafe-issued licences

17 June, 2022

NT WorkSafe has reminded workers not to let their licences expire, after a recent increase in workers trying to renew licences that had been expired for months.

Industry leaders gather in Melbourne for Workplace Health & Safety Show

07 June, 2022

More than 2000 health and safety representatives attended the Workplace Health & Safety Show, to hear from industry leaders on how to foster safe work environments.

Fluid Power Training Institute MF102 Hydraulic Training Simulator

01 June, 2022 | Supplied by: Bestech Australia Pty Ltd

The MF102 Hydraulic Training Simulator is designed for teaching basic and advanced hydraulics, as well as safe troubleshooting and diagnostics techniques.

Alcohol guidelines implemented across WA mining sites

01 June, 2022

The Chamber of Minerals and Energy of WA has introduced guidance for the consumption of alcohol at onsite accommodation camps.

Build Aware campaign: Vic regulators target Latrobe Valley

25 May, 2022

Victoria's building regulators will be visiting worksites across the Latrobe Valley, to ensure construction workers are meeting safety compliance regulations.

Nominations closing soon for Safe Work and Return to Work Awards

25 May, 2022

The nominations for the 2022 Safe Work and Return to Work Awards will close on Friday, 17 June.

Program provides mental health support for emergency service volunteers

23 May, 2022

An online program has been launched to teach mindfulness and a range of cognitive strategies to emergency services volunteers.

Companies collaborate to boost mental health of male staff

18 May, 2022

A Hunter-based company has developed a program to improve the mental health and wellbeing of male workers through regular conversations and coaching.

Vic construction event raises awareness for mental health

11 May, 2022

Machinery and construction show Dig Deep is raising funds and awareness for mental health in the construction industry, with all proceeds going to Beyond Blue.

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