A Brooklyn-based civil construction company has been charged by WorkSafe Victoria after a worker was crushed to death by a road roller in Mildura.
Culture plays an important part in the success and safety of an organisation, and workplaces are becoming increasingly cognisant of this fact.
Since the eighties, the knowledge economy has grown exponentially, generating high-skilled jobs and public access to the internet, as well as influencing the way we process information.
Businesses must undertake alcohol and drug risk assessments to help prevent workplace accidents — and reduce the risk of severe penalties, including jail.
For many years, organisations have struggled with the notion of implementing and achieving a 'good safety culture'. So, what does this mean?
People who are treated badly in the workplace may actually be seen as bullies themselves, according to a new study.
New research shows that one in five Australian men are exposed to excessive noise levels in the workplace.
An $180,000 fine has been issued to a NSW farm operator after a sheep musterer fell off a motorbike and was killed.
Women are more likely to suffer from depression if they work in excess of 55 hours per week, according to a new UK study.
Serious permanent injuries sustained by a WA labourer have led to a $69,500 fine for an underground services company and its director.
New guidance material has been released by Safe Work Australia that is designed to help small businesses understand their role as officers.
A $30,000 fine has been issued to a national steel supply and fabrication company, after one of its workers had his thumb caught in machinery.
Laboratory Guide to Workplace Safety 2018/19 – Released
With new evidence suggesting that exposure to steel welding fume can cause lung cancer, the HSE has issued an alert about changes in enforcement expectations.
Standards for workplace exposure to crystalline silica and respirable coal dust have now been opened for public comment.