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.
In Perth last week, Australian and New Zealand workplace safety authorities discussed current national safety campaigns and set campaign priorities for the year ahead.
The New South Wales state election campaign is heating up, with OHS policies topping todayâ€™s agenda.
Unguarded machines and inadequate procedures are some of the easiest workplace health and safety issues to fix, according to WorkSafe Vic executive director, John Merritt.
The safety of workers employed under 457 visas has again come under scrutiny after a 900% increase in allegations of exploitation of such workers.
A construction company has been fined for the second time for not providing edge protection on a construction site.
Victorian businesses are being warned to look out for WorkSafe impersonators offering health and safety services or advertising deals.