The Australian welding industry is collaborating with government and statutory bodies to ensure that appropriate strategies are in place to reduce welder exposure to fumes.
SafeWork NSW has called for those who own industrial gates to get them checked, after a number of serious incidents, including two deaths, occurred between 2017 and 2022.
Safe Work Australia has encouraged stakeholders to complete a survey about the presence of non-threshold genotoxic carcinogens in Australian workplaces.
SafeWork SA has issued a safety warning after a worker was burned while refuelling a heating device in an Adelaide hotel.
Monash University has received a funding boost for research projects related to the early screening and detection of silicosis.
The construction industry in Queensland now has Australia's first code of practice for the management of respirable crystalline silica (RCS).
Lung Foundation Australia has developed a survey to help shape the resources for workers who are at risk of exposure to silica dust.
A Victorian demolition and asbestos removal company has been fined for working from height and asbestos removal safety breaches.
The decision to introduce stronger laws to protect workers exposed to silica dust has been welcomed by the Australian Council of Trade Unions (ACTU).
A tiny radioactive capsule that went missing from a secure device on a truck — sparking safety fears — has now been found near Newman, WA.
The HEMCO chemical-resistant island canopy hoods collect and exhaust vapours, heat, steam and odours when mounted over water baths, hotplates or portable equipment.
In an extremely rare form of industrial action, the CFMEU has said it will ban the use of engineered stone if the federal government fails to do so.
Employers are being reminded by WorkSafe Victoria that they must ensure they are meeting their legal obligations surrounding asbestos.
Coates has partnered with Local Government NSW to provide asbestos identification training to local government officials across the state.
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