AIHS calls for appropriate resourcing for aviation sector14 September, 2022
A health and safety case study broadcast on Four Corners has prompted the AIHS to call for employers in the aviation sector to employ workers with appropriate skills and capabilities.
WorkSafe Health and Safety Month back on the road13 September, 2022
The WorkSafe Health and Safety Month will take place across 14 regional centres in October, followed by a week-long series of webinar sessions.
CSIRO brings WHS to life with virtual reality training offer08 September, 2022
CSIRO has launched a new training package that uses virtual reality to simulate risk scenarios, to help participants gain an understanding of relevant control measures in a safe environment.
New WHS Mines and Petroleum regulation comes into effect in NSW08 September, 2022
The new WHS (Mines and Petroleum) Regulation has come into effect to establish a modern work health and safety system.
Man charged for assaulting WorkSafe officer07 September, 2022
WorkSafe Victoria has charged a man after a series of incidents during an investigation of alleged safety breaches at a construction site in June 2021.
Construction site inspections target safety issues07 September, 2022
Inspectors from WorkSafe Victoria and SafeWork NSW have visited construction sites in both states, to highlight the risks of falls from height and respirable crystalline silica.
Qld announces new road rules to better protect emergency workers25 August, 2022
Queensland has introduced new road rules that will require motorists to move over and slow down for emergency services workers.
Free toolkit promotes mentally healthy workplaces for small businesses25 August, 2022
Small businesses across Victoria can now access a free online toolkit that provides tailored support to help them foster mentally healthy workplaces.
Survey reveals mental health struggles of tradespeople25 August, 2022
A survey conducted by Steel Blue and Beyond Blue has revealed that one in five Aussie tradespeople wouldn't tell anyone if they had depression.
OzHelp, Monash University partner to reveal Health in Gear outcomes24 August, 2022
OzHelp has partnered with Monash University to deliver an independent evaluation of its Health in Gear transport and logistics worker wellbeing program.
Vic safety regulator delivers new grants to boost workplace safety23 August, 2022 | Supplied by: WorkSafe Victoria
WorkSafe Victoria has awarded $2.47 million worth of grants to nine projects to reduce workplace harm and improve outcomes for injured workers.
Registrations open for Safe Work Month 202218 August, 2022
Health and safety representatives, managers, safety professionals and workers in all industry sectors are encouraged to register for Safe Work Month in October.
Data-driven OHS: a practical approach17 August, 2022 | Supplied by: SAI360
How the fundamentals of data collection in OHS still matter in the age of digitalisation and pandemics.
Workplace Health & Safety Show Sydney announces speaker line-up15 August, 2022
The Workplace Health & Safety Show Sydney has announced the line-up of speakers for its September conference.
How Paralympians are changing workplace safety attitudes09 August, 2022 | Supplied by: icare
There's one thing that's always guaranteed to happen when icare speaker Kahi Puru visits a workplace...