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Take a safety moment in October

13 August, 2018

During National Safe Work Month, Safe Work Australia is asking you to 'take a safety moment' to prevent harm in the workplace.


Worker crushed by prime mover

10 August, 2018

Workplace Health and Safety Queensland has issued an alert following a tragic incident where a worker was fatally crushed by a prime mover.


Mental health campaign helps businesses

08 August, 2018

A campaign launched by beyondblue has been designed to help businesses create mentally healthy workplaces.


Gendered violence at uni the focus of new video

07 August, 2018

A new video has been rolled out as part of the effort to prevent gendered violence on university campuses.


Theme parks receive rigorous safety standards

06 August, 2018

There will be a major overhaul of safety standards for the theme park and amusement ride industry.


New safety inspectors graduate from training

06 August, 2018

WorkSafe Victoria has welcomed a new group of safety inspectors, after they graduated from a 17-week training program.


Workplace exposure standards consultation RIS opens

03 August, 2018

The standards for workplace exposure to hazardous chemicals and substances under model Work Health and Safety laws are now open for consultation.


Five lessons in leadership from the Thai cave rescue mission

03 August, 2018 | Supplied by: Safety Dimensions

What does the successful Thai cave rescue mission teach us about leadership?


Digital safety inspections the way of the future

01 August, 2018 by Karl Ahlgren, Pervidi | Supplied by: Pervidi

Safety inspections on workplace tools and processes are becoming increasingly important as new technology and machinery is made available.


WestConnex work stops after emergency system fails

27 July, 2018

The emergency evacuation system has failed on the WestConnex motorway project, with work halted until the problem is fixed.


Renewable energy electrical safety guide released

26 July, 2018

A new safety guide has been released to provide electrical safety guidelines for lithium-based battery storage equipment.


SIA speaks out about dive boat deaths

25 July, 2018

The Seafood Industry Australia (SIA) has responded to a 60 Minutes program that paid tribute to a dive boat crew who lost their lives at sea last year.


Tractor incident kills farmer

25 July, 2018

An incident involving a tractor on a farm near Mansfield has led to the death of a farmer.


Damaged crane causes safety concerns

25 July, 2018

A crane at a construction site in Richmond has been damaged by high winds.


Mobile piling rig crushes worker's hand

23 July, 2018

A mobile piling rig has rolled over and crushed a Queensland worker's hand.


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