The construction industry has recorded the second highest number of serious workers' compensation claims, per a report published by Safe Work Australia.
The WA Department of Justice has been fined after a worker was seriously injured in a dog attack. The fine is the highest imposed for a breach of workplace safety laws in WA.
Victoria has implemented new laws to better protect labour hire workers and ensure they have the same rights and protections as direct employees.
SAI360 has opened nominations to recognise outstanding women in environment health and safety, as part of a special online tribute.
Pacific Islander workers will receive safety resources in their own language as part of an initiative to help them stay safe while working on Victorian farms.
The NSW Government has been urged to renew funding for the Black Dog Institute's Traumatic Stress Clinic, to provide mental health support for first responders.
The Workplace Safety Legislation and Other Matters Amendment Act 2022 is now in force in Victoria, to prevent workplace safety incidents and improve outcomes for injured workers.
Western Australia has taken steps to modernise its work health and safety laws, with the new work health and safety regulations to come into effect from 31 March 2022.
Welding equipment manufacturer Kemppi Australia has moved its head office into new, purpose-designed premises in Wetherill Park, Sydney.
The Workplace Health & Safety Show will take place at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre from 25–26 May and will feature a range of innovative technologies.
A survey of Metro Tasmania bus drivers has found that seven out of 10 bus drivers have been threatened while at work.
Safe Work Australia has encouraged workers and employers to provide feedback about National Safe Work Month through an online survey.
Registrations have opened for Australian Manufacturing Week. The exhibition will take place in Sydney in June 2022, under the theme 'Where technology meets innovation'.