Business guilty of failing injured worker

26 November, 2009

A Victorian concrete company has been fined for failing to provide an injured worker with suitable employment after returning to work.

WA Work Safety Awards

12 November, 2009

The winners of the 2009 Western Australia Work Safety Awards were announced recently.

Risk management conference speaker: manage fatigue or face liability

11 November, 2009

A keynote speaker at the forthcoming Risk Management Institution of Australasia conference will discuss the significant safety risks associated with shift workers and the methodologies available to mitigate these risks.

NSW 2009 Safe Work Awards

06 November, 2009

The winners of the 2009 NSW SafeWork Awards were recently announced in Sydney.

Teachers’ resource to promote safety

06 November, 2009

The South Australian government has launched an education kit for teachers to introduce workplace safety to school children, to make them better prepared for safety in the workplace.

South Australia's 2009 Safe Work Awards

05 November, 2009

One of South Australia’s most popular music events, Big Day Out, was recognised for its attention to safety, with its organisers taking out the Best Public Event for Safety at the 2009 Safe Work Awards.

WorkSafe Victoria awards announced

04 November, 2009

The 2009 WorkSafe Victoria safety awards have recently been announced.

Views expressed on the new OHS laws voiced at The Safety Show

02 November, 2009

A number of safety experts recently spoke at the Safety Show in Sydney to answer the wide range of questions that employers and workers had about the forthcoming national OHS laws.

Queensland WorkSafe and Return to Work awards

30 October, 2009

The winners of the 2009 Queensland Work Safe Awards and inaugural Return to Work Awards were announced on 27 October.

Industry standard for painting contractors

26 October, 2009

The Master Painters Association in Tasmania has established a voluntary  industry code that factors in OHS issues.

Total Recruitment Group receives OHS certification

26 October, 2009

A personnel and recruitment company has achieved ISO 20000 accreditation in OHS management systems.

Gas safety training system

23 October, 2009 | Supplied by: BullEx Australia

The BullEx Gas Trainer trainer’s system can simulate gas leaks and gas clouds without using any real gas, enabling training in a totally safe environment.

BullEx simulated gas detector training

20 October, 2009 | Supplied by:

The Gas Trainer Trainer’s System is said to have revolutionised gas detection training in Australian industry, reducing business's training impact on the environment.

Could ‘zero harm' be killing people?

20 October, 2009

Could ‘zero harm’ be killing our people? Yes, says veteran OHS expert Phillip Byard, ahead of his 29 October address to The Safety Conference at the Sydney Showground.

Heads of Workplace Safety Authorities campaigns

20 October, 2009

The Heads of Workplace Safety Authorities recently met to review the progress of 2009 OHS campaigns and to plan new OHS campaigns for 2010.

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