WA amends workplace health and safety laws01 April, 2022
Western Australia's new workplace health and safety laws have come into effect, bringing together WHS for general industry, mines and petroleum operations under a single act.
ELMO Software Hybrid Work, Wellbeing modules30 March, 2022 | Supplied by: ELMO Software
ELMO Software has launched two new modules, Hybrid Work and Wellbeing, to help businesses manage the new way of working during the COVID-19 pandemic.
WA Dept of Justice fined $900,000 after worker injured in dog attack30 March, 2022
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.
Vic introduces legislation to protect labour hire workers25 March, 2022
Victoria has implemented new laws to better protect labour hire workers and ensure they have the same rights and protections as direct employees.
Vic releases specialised safety advice for seasonal workers24 March, 2022
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.
Celebrating women in EHS: nominations open24 March, 2022
SAI360 has opened nominations to recognise outstanding women in environment health and safety, as part of a special online tribute.
Unions call for funding for first responders' mental health22 March, 2022
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.
Vic introduces new laws to improve workplace safety22 March, 2022
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.
WA to introduce new WHS laws and regulations17 March, 2022
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.
Workforce management platform17 March, 2022 | Supplied by: Avetta
Avetta One Workforce Management assists companies in onboarding, qualifying, training and tracking contractors across their supply chain.
Welding manufacturer upgrades to new premises in Sydney15 March, 2022
Welding equipment manufacturer Kemppi Australia has moved its head office into new, purpose-designed premises in Wetherill Park, Sydney.
Safety industry pioneers to convene at Workplace Health & Safety Show15 March, 2022
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.
Survey reveals Metro Tasmania bus drivers are threatened at work10 March, 2022
A survey of Metro Tasmania bus drivers has found that seven out of 10 bus drivers have been threatened while at work.
SWA seeks feedback from workers about National Safe Work Month10 March, 2022
Safe Work Australia has encouraged workers and employers to provide feedback about National Safe Work Month through an online survey.
Registrations open for Australian Manufacturing Week 202201 March, 2022
Registrations have opened for Australian Manufacturing Week. The exhibition will take place in Sydney in June 2022, under the theme 'Where technology meets innovation'.