Throughout October, WorkCover NSW is promoting a month-long program of activities to focus attention on workplace safety.
Ai Group has commenced discussions amongst its employer members to address the draft national OHS legsilation.
WorkSafe Victoria has won a landmark court case in the High Court, confirming its right to prosecute companies for alleged OHS offences committed before they joined Comcare.
An OHS and risk management provider has called upon businesses to ensure they adequate address the safety of their employees.
WorkSafe will conduct an inspection program of construction sites in the goldfields region in Western Australia.
According to an OHS consultant, the number or workplace deaths around the world is increasing at an alarming rate.
A Victorian truck driver has been convicted and fined for fraudulently obtaining workers compensation payments.
A research project on a coral reef in WA, jointly funded by the federal government and mining and marine companies, has been recognised by the SRCC for its proactive OHS culture.
A recent workers compensation court ruling highlights the importance for employers to have accurate medical information and diagnosis for injured workers.
WorkSafe has unveiled the finalists for the 2009 Work Safe Awards which will be announced on 29 October in Melbourne.
A fact sheet has been released by the Office of the Federal Safety Commissioner to assist recipients of Australian Government funding to implement the Australian Government Building and Construction OHS Accreditation Scheme.
Curbing the human and economic cost of workplace harm is the aim of Safe Work Month 2009 in South Australia.
A recent roadblock exercise conducted by WorkSafe WA emphasises the need for more improvement in driver fatigue compliance in the road transport industry.
An inspection campaign targeting tilt-up construction across Westen Australia has commenced, looking at safety standards in that industry.
The draft model OHS legislation has been released by Safe Work Australia for public consultation, along with draft model regulations.