ACT Minister for Industrial Relations, Andrew Barr has introduced a range of amendments reforming the Occupational Health and Safety Act 1989.
Australia is currently facing a labour force shortage. As part of a variety of initiatives to help ensure the maximum workforce, people with disability are being encouraged to join the workforce
With incidents at work leaving one in every 200 Australians with permanent injuries and costing the economy more than $34 billion, the field should be researched scientifically in the same manner and to the degree that cancer and strokes are
People, planet, profit was the theme at the Integral Energy e-safe Energy Safety and Field Expo gala dinner.
WorkSafe WA is calling for entries for the 2007 Work Safety awards. Entry is open to individuals, groups, organisations or enterprises operating within WA.
In the workplace, safety can't be traded off for commercial benefits, even though safety facilities can have commercially detrimental implications
A recruitment drive for new WorkCover inspectors has been announced by NSW Minister for Industrial Relations, John Della Bosca.
A recycling business in Kewdale, WA, has recently been fined $25,000 for failing to provide a safe workplace, after a man injured his arm in an unguarded machine.
SafeWork SA has issued a reminder to employers of the dangers to staff in neglecting necessary checks for safety guarding on their plant and machinery.
An Otways timber company and its director have been convicted and fined for the second time in four years for workplace health and safety breaches.
The ASCC is encouraging all Australians to celebrate the International Labour Organizationâ€™s World Day for Safety and Health tomorrow.
Workplace Health and Safety Queensland has announced a series of grants designed to facilitate workplace health and safety projects for small businesses.
Like them or hate them, workplace inspectors are a necessary part of workplace practice in Australia
SafeWork SA has warned industry that safety guards for old or little-used machines, and proper training in their use, are a must in every workplace.