Working from home or remotely during the coronavirus pandemic can be stressful for many workers; SafeWork NSW has created an online resource to help.
National Safety’s Editor, Dr JOSEPH BRENNAN, speaks with an air quality expert, a lawyer and our national WHS statutory body to seek expert guidance.
A partnership between the Australian Government and the private health sector will provide 30,000 hospital beds and 105,000 nurses and staff to combat COVID-19.
As a measure to protect local mine workforces, on 4 April the Queensland Government placed a ban on non-critical interstate fly-in fly-out mine workers.
Lawyers JACKSON INGLIS and ERIC HALDEN explore the difference under the law between disobedient and careless workers.
In 2019, for the seventh consecutive year, the offshore petroleum operations industry achieved a zero worker fatalities result, Dr JOSEPH BRENNAN reports.
NT WorkSafe has accepted a $1.3 million enforceable undertaking for safety around roadworks from the DIPL following a fatal road accident.
Due to the recent outbreak of coronavirus, employers are required by Australian WHS laws to ensure the health and safety of their workers.
ASEA is in the second phase of its national strategic plan for asbestos awareness, management and approval, to eliminate asbestos-related diseases in Australia.
The operator of a crane involved in the death of a worker in 2016 has pleaded guilty in the ACT Supreme Court to breaching work health and safety legislation.
Architectural scientist PROFESSOR MATTHEOS SANTAMOURIS charts the problem of overheating in the built environment and the safety imperatives of mitigation technologies.
Safe Work Australia's 'COVID-19 Information for workplaces' online resource includes new infographics and industry-specific information.
Queensland builders working unsafely with asbestos and outside relevant laws will continue to face strong consequences, according to the state government.
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact Australian workplaces, Standards Australia has reasserted its commitment to support quality and promote safety.