Height > Fall restraint

Fatal fall leads to $850k fine for construction company

05 August, 2020

A construction company has been fined $850,000 after a carpenter fell more than three metres to his death on a building site in Melbourne.

Fall arrest anchor shows strength through car lift

27 July, 2020

Fall arrest roof anchors are life saving devices and when conducting work at height it is imperative to know that you can rely on your systems to perform as expected.

MSA Design and Specification service

01 July, 2020

MSA provides a Design and Specification service for its clients, helping to design a complete custom fall protection system for a variety of structures.

Mt Waverley developer's fine increased on appeal

03 June, 2020

Chloch Homes & Developments, a Mount Waverley developer, has been fined a total of $27,500 for failing to provide a safe workplace.

New V-Series harnesses from MSA

01 June, 2020

Introducing the new V-Series full-body harnesses from MSA Safety — The V-FIT™, V-FLEX™ and V-FORM™ Harness Line.

MSA V-EDGE self-retracting lanyards (SRLs)

01 May, 2020

The V-EDGE SRLs are designed for fall protection, fall restraint and horizontal applications, such as general construction and maintenance work.

Edge protection company fined for work at height failings

02 April, 2020

A Queensland edge protection company and director have been fined $55,000 after a roofing contractor fell 2.6 metres, sustaining serious injuries.

Solar company charged for fatal worker fall from height

27 March, 2020

A solar panel installation company has been charged for failing to maintain a safe working environment, after a worker suffered a fatal fall from a ladder.

One worker dead, another injured in fall at Esperance

18 March, 2020

Worksafe WA is investigating the death of a 25-year-old worker at a property in Esperance.

Property developer hit with $125,000 fine for safety breaches

17 February, 2020

Mainline Developments has been fined $125,000 for serious safety breaches that threatened the safety of workers at a Victorian construction site.

Tread carefully around fragile roofing

08 January, 2020

Two serious incidents since December 2019 have prompted SafeWork SA to issue a reminder about fragile roof safety.

Three men hospitalised after falls at work sites

16 December, 2019

Three men have been hospitalised after suffering falls at work sites, prompting WorkSafe to warn employers to take fall risks seriously.

SafeWork NSW warns transport industry of fall risks

12 December, 2019

Inspectors from SafeWork NSW will visit businesses in the transport, distribution and warehousing sectors, to reduce injuries related to falls.

SafeWork NSW to visit Sydney metro transporters and distributors

02 December, 2019

Sydney/metropolitan transport and distribution businesses could soon get a visit from SafeWork NSW as part of a program aimed at reducing fall-related injuries.

Dropped tools — a killer on Australian jobsites

01 June, 2019

If you're in manufacturing, construction, forestry or any of a hundred different industries, you've got a murderer loose in your workplace.

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