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Latest Quick Poll Response from Safe-T-Bulletin 490

14 March, 2018 by

Do you believe that all the workers in your workplace report all their injuries? See the results from the latest Safe-T-Bulletin poll here.

Staying one step ahead of drug and alcohol trends

14 March, 2018 by Denise Cullen

The latest drug and alcohol trends are making it harder for employers to assess and manage associated problems in the workplace.

Paramedic's drug death leads to fine and conviction

13 March, 2018 by

The death of a paramedic in 2015 has resulted in a $400,000 fine for Ambulance Victoria.

The parameters of legal professional privilege

13 March, 2018 by Senior Associate Emma Gruschka | Supplied by: Sparke Helmore Lawyers

In the event of a work health and safety (WHS) incident, regulatory enforcement or even assessing compliance with WHS laws, it is often prudent to obtain legal advice.

ISO 45001 is now published

13 March, 2018 by

The International Standard for occupational health and safety ISO 45001:2018 has now been published. So what does this mean for Australian businesses?

A new point of view

12 March, 2018 by Dannielle Furness

The use of reality technologies in safety applications

Workers suffer lacerations during glass sheet accident

12 March, 2018 by

Serious injuries have been sustained by workers when several large glass sheets in a racking system fell to the ground and shattered.

Workplace chemical exposure standards review underway

12 March, 2018 by

Safe Work Australia has released more information about its review of workplace exposure standards for chemicals in Australia.

Calls to regulate the gig economy

09 March, 2018 by

Unions NSW calls for a new body to properly regulate the gig economy in order to ensure safety and licensing standards are met.

A different approach for farm safety

07 March, 2018 by

A North American farmer safety program has just been adopted in Australia, with the ultimate aim of reducing workplace accidents.

WHS research blueprint released to improve workplace safety

06 March, 2018 by

A work health and safety research centre has released its first blueprint designed to reduce deaths, serious injuries and illnesses in NSW workplaces.

Reducing quad bike injuries in focus at industry meeting

27 February, 2018 by

A quad bike safety body has conducted a meeting in Griffith, with the primary focus of improving quad bike safety in NSW.

Empowering employees for hand safety improvements

27 February, 2018 by | Supplied by: Ansell

Organisations are moving away from a top-down approach for hand safety, reveals the latest hand safety report published by Ansell in partnership with NSCA Foundation.

Latest Quick Poll Response from Safe-T-Bulletin 489

27 February, 2018 by

Do you think the police crackdown on truckies is fair? See the results from the latest Safe-T-Bulletin poll here.

Workers burned after generator fuel explodes in truck

26 February, 2018 by

A generator fuel explosion in the back of a truck has led to severe burns for two Queensland workers.

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