Amendments to the Work Health and Safety Regulations for South Australia, including to air monitoring during asbestos removal, came into effect this month.
Inspired by the surface of butterfly wings, Australian researchers from RMIT University have developed a light-activated hydrogen sensor that can detect hydrogen leaks.
A demolition company and its two directors have been fined $16,000 for improperly demolishing a house which had asbestos-containing material.
SafeWork SA is reminding mine operators to develop, implement and maintain safe systems of work, after an explosives incident at an underground mine.
The infection-control product is designed to defend against SARS-CoV-2 (the virus that causes COVID-19), which may be present on healthcare surfaces.
Safe Work Australia has published resources for PCBUs working with respirable crystalline silica, after the workplace exposure standard for silica dust was halved.
SafeWork SA inspectors have commenced a proactive compliance campaign after suspending a class B removal licence for non-compliance.
Hazardous chemicals inspection seems like a blatantly obvious task that is beyond improvement, yet it can be made safer and also be made more efficient.
Bradbury Industrial Services is facing five additional charges for breaching the Dangerous Goods Act, after stockpiling chemicals in Craigieburn and Campbellfield.
A global energy company upgraded its generator safety systems with the latest control and safety technologies, including the AADvance fault-tolerant control system.
SafeWork SA has suspended the licence for an asbestos assessor, after an investigation found that the assessor did not undertake proper clearance inspection.
WorkCover Queensland has issued a warning about the risks of working with transportable silos, following an on-farm incident in Queensland.
UniPrint's antimicrobial film has recently passed certification that proves its efficiency in combating the viral load of coronaviruses.
Until 7 August, the Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency is calling for public consultation on its draft Asbestos-Cement Water and Sewer Pipe Management Guidelines.