WorkSafe ACT has launched the Strategy to Prevent Musculoskeletal Disorders to educate, engage and enforce the management of MSD prevention in the workplace.
The New Zealand maritime industry is calling for a national inquiry into port safety, after two port workers died in separate incidents within a week of each other.
Business owners have been urged to secure sheet materials when handling them, after two workers were injured by unsecured stone slabs falling from a trolley.
A man has sustained fatal head injuries while drafting cattle on a farm in Undera, north-west of Shepparton.
A leading manufacturer implemented wearable sensors to assess the role of Moulding and gain objective data to reduce the risk of manual handling injuries.
A freight transport company has been charged after a worker sustained fatal injuries while unloading sections of steel light poles from a truck.
Women in the transport and logistics industry have access to 24/7 emergency support during breakdowns and crashes, following the development of an app by Wodonga TAFE.
The NSW Parliament has heard renewed calls from the CFMEU for the ban on manufactured stone products that expose workers to silicosis.
A heavy-duty manufacturer has been fined more than $30,000 after a trailer fell while being lifted, narrowly missing three workers.
A mining safety project to develop high-capacity dynamic rock reinforcement for underground mines has received $3 million in funding.
Crane compliance is a complex task. However, through independent, expert external survey, review and training, the process can be made simpler.
An engineering company has been fined $300,000 after one worker died and another was seriously injured following a crush incident inside a shipping container.
A site supervisor has been fined $10,000 over a 2018 incident in which a worker was seriously injured when limestone blocks and a steel plate fell on him.
A civil construction company has been fined $550,000 over the deaths of two workers who were killed when the trench they were working in collapsed in 2018.