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Company fined $550K after Delacombe trench collapse tragedy

17 November, 2021

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.

Truck body manufacturer charged after worker crushed to death

06 October, 2021

A truck body manufacturer has been charged after a workplace incident in which a worker was crushed by 225 kg panels, while unloading them from a shipping container.

Development company fined $95K after worker crushed

22 September, 2021

A land development company has been fined $95,000 after a 2018 incident in which a worker was seriously injured when a wall and a steel plate fell on him.

Research to cut the construction industry's suicide toll

10 September, 2021

New research from UniSA is striving to understand why construction workers are struggling with mental health and has identified 26 potential drivers of suicide.

Kleen Xchange Antimicrobial Safety Cutter

24 August, 2021

The Kleen Xchange antimicrobial safety cutter features multiple head options to suit any cutting application, ranging from cutting boxes, film, tape and more.

Demolition company fined $100K over workplace death

16 July, 2021

A demolition company in Victoria has been fined $100,000 over the death of a worker, after a brick wall collapsed on him at a residential building site in 2019.

Labour company fined after worker killed at timber mill

07 July, 2021

A labour hire company has been fined $50,000 for failing to provide and maintain a safe system of work, after a worker died at a Benalla timber mill in 2018.

Autonomous mobile robots boost safety and efficiency

08 June, 2021

Konica Minolta has supplied two MiR200 autonomous mobile robots to NP Fulfilment, to improve safety and operational efficiency.

Amco U-Tred PRO grate cleats

14 May, 2021

The Amco U-Tred PRO Grate Cleats are suitable for sites with slippery stairs or walkways and feature the Nano555 Higher-Viz Green colour, for greater visibility.

Company fined $175K after worker crushed by concrete panel

13 May, 2021

A WA construction company has been fined $175,000 after a concrete panel weighing between 750 kg and 1.1 tonnes fell onto a worker, leading to his death.

Employer fined for failing to report workplace injury

30 April, 2021

A transport company has been fined $5000 for failing to report to WHSQ a workplace incident that resulted in a worker sustaining a fractured skull.

Pack King Rapid Wrapper

12 March, 2021

The Pack King Rapid Wrapper is designed to help warehouse workers avoid the strain of pulling stretch film, when wrapping goods with protective film.

WorkSafe Victoria investigating death of worker by falling steel

10 March, 2021

WorkSafe Victoria is investigating an incident in which a man died after being struck by a steel beam that fell from an elevated storage rack.

WorkSafe Victoria prioritises farm safety in harvest season

11 February, 2021

Inspectors from WorkSafe Victoria will conduct a three-day inspection program in farms across Shepparton to help the region have a safe harvest.

Rockwell Automation iTRAK 5730 small-frame intelligent track system

05 June, 2020

The iTRAK 5730 small-frame intelligent track system allows users to package a variety of products without compromising productivity.

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