WorkSafe Victoria recently issued a safety alert about the significant hazards and risks associated with working on dual car single mast personnel and materials hoists, after an incident which led to an employee losing his foot via amputation.
There are two critical questions OHS professionals need to ask in order to design the right approach for applying artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning in order to deliver optimal functional and business outcomes, according to an expert in the area.
Rema Tip Top Material Processing and Chichester Metals, a subsidiary of Fortescue Metals Group Limited (FMG) have been fined $112,000 and $64,000 respectively in Perth Magistrates Court following an incident that broke a worker’s jaw at the Cloudbreak iron ore mine in the Pilbara.
A comprehensive migration and surveillance audit which identified specific opportunities for improvement as well as areas of non-compliance played a key role in helping Growthbuilt achieve ASNZ ISO 45001 accreditation, according to its head of HSE, Josh Maxwell.
Queensland’s agriculture industry workers’ compensation claim rate for 60 or more workdays has increased over the past five years, sitting above the claim rate for all Queensland industries, according to a recent research report.
Queensland amusement rides and theme parks will be subject to tougher safety requirements that set world-class best practice safety standards, according to the State’s Industrial Relations Minister Grace Grace.