Latest Safe Work Australia News

Resources to assist PCBUs understand the engineered stone ban
Ban Engineered Stone FAQs
Protecting Tradies At High Risk Of Deadly Lung Disease
Engineered stone is now banned. But how safe are the alternatives?
New Guidance To Support Engineered Stone Ban
Ban On Engineered Stone From 1 July
Poll shows overwhelming support to criminalise industrial manslaughter in NSW
National Safe Work Month 2024 theme and topics announced
New model WHS Regulations will help protect workers from silicosis
2023 Interim Review of the List of Deemed Disease in Australia report
Early Intervention In Workers’ Compensation Process
Latest report comparing workers’ compensation arrangements in Australia and New Zealand
Workers killed, injured or suffering illness remembered on day of mourning
2024 World Day for Safety and Health at Work and Workers’ Memorial Day CEO statement
New Workplace exposure limits (WEL) to apply from 1 December 2026
New Safety Laws For Quad Bikes
2024 World Day for Safety and Health at Work and Workers’ Memorial Day
We Have Updated Our Information On Engineered Stone Ban
Further Decisions Made On Engineered Stone Ban
Engineered Stone Ban In Effect From 1 July 2024
APS Enterprise Agreement Votes
Serious injures up, regulator action down: SafeWork NSW’s casual attitude exposed
Safe Work Australia report shows why right to disconnect is so important
Updated WHS information on family and domestic violence at work
Got Thoughts On National Safe Work Month 2024? 💭
Updated preliminary fatalities data now available
Millions of Australians have a chronic illness. So why aren’t employers accommodating them?
Closing Loopholes: Fair Work Act changes
Do you know what to do if there is a high, extreme or catastrophic fire danger rating at your workplace?
New interactive SWMS tool will help dispel some SWMS myths
New standard for welding fume safety
Changes to workplace exposure standard for welding fumes
Do you know how to draft successful return to work plan?
Updates to the model Code of Practice: Managing the risks of plant in the workplace
New model Code of Practice: Sexual and gender-based harassment published
New data dashboard and report- Comparative Performance Monitoring
SafeWork NSW welcomes prohibition on engineered stone products in NSW from 1 July 2024
Engineered stone banned and national labour hire scheme endorsed
NSW will ban engineered stone from 1 July 2024 to protect workers’ health
Engineered stone prohibition to make workplaces safer and healthier for all Australians
D-Day for engineered stone ban
Silica is not only hazard in engineered stone
Major property and construction firms back engineered stone ban
Do you use labour hire?
Updated WHS prosecutions data now available
State Government supports prohibition of engineered stone
Principles that apply to WHS duties – construction case study
CFMEU applauds SA leadership on engineered stone ban