A shopping centre management firm has been fined $45,000 after two men were killed and two severely burned in an explosion at a facility under their control.
Electrical Industry Guide to Workplace Safety 2019/20 – Released
WorkCover Queensland has engaged researchers at Monash University and the University of Illinois to study how best to support workers diagnosed with silicosis.
The Department of Defence has been charged with three Category 2 offences after a worker suffered critical injuries during a maintenance operation.
Victoria's ban on uncontrolled dry cutting of engineered stone has come into effect in a bid to better protect workers from silica dust exposure.
The ADF Ombudsman is calling on the Defence Force to update its guidance around making and handling reports of abuse following recent reviews.
Western Australian (WA) commercial kitchens could soon get a visit from WorkSafe WA inspectors as part of a proactive program to examine workplace safety standards and issues.
It comes as part of an enforceable undertaking, accepted by NT WorkSafe, after a man was run over by a prime mover in an NT loading dock and died in 2016.
Sporting Amenities Guide to Workplace Safety 2019/20 – Released
A major retailer has been fined $150K for failing to ensure that their workplace and the means of entering and leaving it were safe.
The NT Government is set to introduce an industrial manslaughter offence to its WHS laws following recommendations from a recent best WHS practice review.
Safe Work Australia is encouraging all employers and workers to become safety champions this October National Safe Work Month.
Employers can now access a fact sheet explaining how workplace health and safety (WHS) and anti-discrimination laws relate to mature workers in Australia.
Medical and allied health professionals are being invited to apply for a position on WorkCover Queensland's new return to work services panel.
The tragic death of 18-year-old Christopher Cassaniti on a construction site this year has galvanised his mother, Patrizia, to campaign for safer workplaces.