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WA sole trader fined after worker fall

19 September, 2023

A sole trader in the Great Southern has been fined $47,250 after a worker fell through a skylight and sustained serious injuries.

MSA LUNAR — Now live & connected in Australia and New Zealand

01 September, 2023

MSA LUNAR is a central part of the MSA Connected Firefighter Platform and is designed to increase firefighter confidence while simplifying safety.

Company enters $200K enforceable undertaking after pipe fall

30 August, 2023

A Victorian construction company has committed to spend $195,548 to improve health and safety outcomes in the industry, for failing to ensure a worksite was safe.

NSW, Vic partner for construction safety blitz

21 August, 2023

Inspectors from SafeWork NSW and WorkSafe Victoria will be visiting worksites in Yarrawonga-Mulwala, to reduce the risk of falls and exposure to crystalline silica.

Vic shines light on working safely at height with solar

04 August, 2023

WorkSafe and Solar Victoria have released a series of safety solution sheets to help solar installers maintain safe worksites.

Lowering the risk of working at height

02 August, 2023

Working at height poses a significant safety risk, but an initiative by Ventia is helping to reduce the dangers.

Mind the gap — campaign shines light on void management

01 August, 2023

The NSW Resources Regulator has issued 26 work health and safety compliance notices as part of its intervention program on void management in metalliferous mines.

SafeWork NSW launches campaign to prevent falls from height

07 June, 2023

SafeWork NSW has launched a 12-month campaign of surprise inspections to prevent falls on construction sites.

MSA Cable Temporary Horizontal Lifeline

01 May, 2023

The new Cable Temporary Horizontal Lifeline (THLL) comes with multiple visual indicators that allow the user to know the system is locked, tensioned and ready for use.

Construction workers urged to stand down for fall safety

28 April, 2023

Construction workers are encouraged to participate in the National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction, through talks, training and other activities.

Solar Shine Solar Cleano F1 solar cleaning robot

03 March, 2023

Solar Shine Australia has partnered with a solar cleaning robot manufacturer.

Head protection solutions: are you getting the maximum benefits out of your head protection?

01 March, 2023

With a good balanced fit, easy adjustment and ventilation, workers can be at ease wearing head protection all day, leaving them free to concentrate on the job in hand.

Confined Spaces, the Hazards & Worker Protection in Confined Spaces

01 November, 2022

Working in a confined space can be challenging and dangerous. Here, MSA provides information to be used as a guideline for safety and protection.

Manage the risk of falls during solar panel installation

25 October, 2022

Businesses across NSW have been urged to prioritise worker safety when installing solar panels, to manage risks and prevent incidents from occurring.

Inspectors launch campaign to promote safety in tree work sector

15 September, 2022

Inspectors from SafeWork NSW have commenced visits to businesses in the tree work industry to improve safety and compliance in the sector.

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