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Tuesday, 2 April, 2019 - 11:15
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.
Tuesday, 2 April, 2019 - 11:00
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.
Tuesday, 19 March, 2019 - 10:00
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.
Tuesday, 19 March, 2019 - 10:00
A Queensland tourism operator has been fined $40,000 by a Magistrates Court after a woman received serious pelvic injuries following a zipline tour that went wrong in July 2016.
Tuesday, 19 March, 2019 - 10:00
A swim school in Ballarat Victoria has been convicted and fined $150,000 after a student became a quadriplegic when she dived into the shallow end of a pool and struck her head on the floor.
Tuesday, 19 March, 2019 - 10:00
A logistics company supplying supermarket chains in Victoria has been fined $100,000 after a worker was injured by a forklift.
Tuesday, 19 March, 2019 - 09:45
The Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety (DMIRS) is seeking public comment on a draft guide developed for the storage and handling of non-explosive dangerous goods in Western Australia
Tuesday, 19 March, 2019 - 09:45
The NSW resources regulator recently released a safety bulletin for the NSW mining industry, following an increase in the number of reported incidents involving tracked dozers.
Tuesday, 19 March, 2019 - 09:30
WA’s Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety (DMIRS) recently clarified safety standards and regulatory requirements regarding tailings storage facilities in Western Australia.
Tuesday, 19 March, 2019 - 09:30
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.
Tuesday, 19 March, 2019 - 09:30
The Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry has welcomed Safe Work Australia’s first national review of the model Work Health and Safety (WHS) laws.
Tuesday, 19 March, 2019 - 09:30
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.
Tuesday, 19 March, 2019 - 09:30
WorkSafe Victoria recently issued a safety alert about hazards and risk controls associated with working within a stable and horse training facility, following the death of an employee.
Tuesday, 19 March, 2019 - 09:30
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.
Friday, 15 March, 2019 - 11:45
KYM BILLS NEW CHAIR COLLEGE OF FELLOWS As Chair of the Safety Institute of Australia, I am very pleased to announce the appointment of Kym Bills as our new Chair of the College of Fellows.