Latest work safety News

Have a care for traffic controllers during holiday rush
Man dies in mower roll-over
Making surgery approval process faster and easier
Don’t let summer on farm turn to tragedy
Company fined after unsafe demolition
Independent medical examinations panel review
Court upholds conviction for workplace electric shock
Two new guides released – Accommodation and Managing WHS at events
Demolition company fined $6,000
Juice company fined $30,000 for unsafe machine
New taskforce to investigate gig economy deaths
New campaign shines light on electrical risks
Workplace fatalities and injuries on agenda of new advisory group
Record investment in safe workplaces
Supporting farmer safety across State
World first real-time silica detector helps clear air
Gig economy at heart of new project
New campaign to reduce risky electrical work
New short course a pathway to 50 bricklaying apprenticeships
Research into future of work begins
Life-saving dust laws pass NSW parliament
Businesses urged to prepare for new season
Studying impacts of COVID-19 on workplace mental health
Improving mental health one workplace at a time
Buffet restaurant busted as patrons caught serving themselves
Food company fined $80,000 after worker crushed
Crushed arm leads to $30,000 fine for tomato farm
Quarry fined after excavator hits powerlines
Investigation into actions taken by SafeWork NSW Inspectors
WorkSafe to review young worker payments
Secure worksites for wild winds
Help to improve mental health at work
Aggravated charges for alleged chemical stockpiles
Hunter construction sites fail compliance blitz
Recycling company fined after two workers injured
Farmers urged to buckle up
Electrician dies under house
Charges laid over Tottenham chemical fire
Hospital fined after assault on nurse
New advisory group to decrease workplace injury and fatality
Focus turns to Hunter building sites following $400K landmark fine
Meat processor fined $130,000 after worker’s hand crushed
Construction company fined $850,000 after fatal fall
Hospitality venues told to play it safer after weekend crackdown
New research triggers crane compliance blitz
Safer health care workplaces a priority
Employers must notify WorkSafe of COVID-19 cases
Workplace incidents claim two lives