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Forest Workers to Put Safety First

01 October, 2019

Forestry Sector Guide to Workplace Safety AU/NZ 2019/20 – Released


Advocates hit the road for Vic Health and Safety Month

30 September, 2019

During October, WorkSafe Victoria's safety advocates will visit 22 locations across the state, addressing workplace mental health and other issues. 


Qld kids put farm safety front and centre in 2020 calendar

30 September, 2019

Twelve Queensland primary students are putting farm safety front and centre in a colourful calendar reminding everyone to work and play safely on the land. 


Flight plan: hearing safety at Qantas

27 September, 2019 | Supplied by: Qantas Airways Ltd

Frontline aviation workers perform their jobs in Australia's loudest workplace. National Safety’s Editor asks Qantas about hearing safety.


Queensland to reduce coal dust exposure limit

25 September, 2019

Queensland's mine workers could soon be subject to lower mine dust exposure standards in a bid to better protect against lung diseases.


Qld to release code of practice to prevent silica exposure

23 September, 2019

From 31 October, Queensland's stone benchtop industry will be subject to a new code of practice designed to reduce silica exposure and prevent silicosis.


No time to lose

23 September, 2019 | Supplied by: Institution of Occupational Safety and Health

There is now a global effort to prevent cancers caused by work. SIMON BUTT-BETHLENDY explains why there is no time to lose in the fight to tackle it.


New Augmented Reality Guide Prompts Importance of Psychological Health for Veterinarians

21 September, 2019

Veterinary Industry Guide to Workplace Safety 2019/20 – Released


Minerals sector ignites prostate cancer awareness campaign

20 September, 2019

Minerals workers are being encouraged to light up their 'Big Aussie Barbies' as part of a prostate cancer awareness campaign.


WorkSafe WA inspectors to test schools' safety

18 September, 2019

WorkSafe WA inspectors are going back to school as part of a proactive program to improve WHS for workers.


Qld resources sector could get new health and safety body

16 September, 2019

Queensland's resources sector could get a dedicated, independent health and safety body if a new Bill is successful.


Culture of entrenched bullying attracts $116K fine

13 September, 2019

A Melbourne director and his security company have been fined $116,250 for repeatedly bullying staff in the workplace.


SafeWork SA responds to CFMEU safety criticisms

11 September, 2019

SafeWork SA has responded to comments by the construction union suggesting it failed to act on safety concerns raised.


Employers urged to 'trust the signs' this R U OK?Day

09 September, 2019

R U OK? is urging Australians to 'trust the signs' and ask anyone that may be struggling if they are OK this 12 September 'R U OK?Day'.


WA Government seeks feedback on new WHS regulations

05 September, 2019

The WA Government is seeking feedback on proposed new work health and safety (WHS) regulations to support the proposed new WHS Act.


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