The S1000D software product suite leverages the benefits of storing and managing all technical data and illustrations as managed objects in a common source database for re-use in maintenance, safety, integrated logistics support and training content.
A new chairperson has been appointed to head the newly formed Safe Work Australia Council, the replacement for the Australian Safety and Compensation Council.
The ACT government has put out a call to the business community to comment on proposed changes to the state's current OHS Act and regulations.
A recent announcement from WorkCover Victoria has indicated that the average workcover premium for the forthcoming fiscal year will remain the same as this year.
New fees are being introduced for operators of major hazard facilities in New South Wales in order to minimise the safety risks in these facilities.
Three companies have been charged over the deaths of two construction workers at a Gold Coast high-rise construction site last year.
Failing to ensure the safety needs of contractors were addressed has cost a major poultry processor a conviction for OHS law breaches and $100,000.
The Queensland Premier recently announced a new taskforce to tackle health problems in the construction industry following a shocking report that reveals high levels of obesity, smoking and problem drinking among builders.
WorkSafe will conduct an inspection program of construction sites in the Mid-West region of Western Australia in June.
The NSW government has announced a series of training events across the state for the month of June as part of Manual Handling Month.
The Western Australian government has raised a number of concerns over the proposed national model OHS legislation at the recent WRMC meeting.
WorkSafe Victoria has warned Scoresby businesses to improve their health and safety performance after 251 safety issues were identified during a five-day safety campaign.
Australia's offshore petroleum safety authority, NOPSA, recently hosted a delegation from Malaysia's government and petroleum industry to discuss OHS issues for the offshore petroleum industry.