Latest WorkCover Queensland News

Huge fines imposed on major macadamia nut grower
Medical fees update – effective 1 December 2021
Specialty medical assessment tribunal applications now open
New Private Hospital Services Table of Costs now available – effective 1 December 2021
No working at heights safety measures costs construction and roofing company dearly
New films urge rural Queenslanders to be safe around electricity
Rural plant code of practice 2004 review
Mushroom farm fined $130,000 for workplace incident
Tingalpa construction given hefty fine for unsafe work practices
Former nurse tells how her neighbour’s life was in her hands
Mentally healthy workplaces make better business for all
Shane Webcke gets serious about work safety
Her life in my hands – Robyn Neilson story
Annual review of medical fees for 2021-2022
Kids and quad bikes – ride safe over school holidays
Have a care for traffic controllers during holiday rush
Making surgery approval process faster and easier
Independent medical examinations panel review
Court upholds conviction for workplace electric shock
Demolition company fined $6,000
Government backs first responders battling PTSD
2020-2021 WorkCover Queensland industry classifications released
Allied health table of costs update 2020
QPS officers receive national recognition for outstanding efforts
Updated Medical Items Table of Costs including new diagnostic imaging fees-effective
Coronavirus workplace risk management
Crush incidents when loading/unloading
Edge protection company and its director fined $55,000 for exposing workers to risk of serious
Availability of disposable respirators during COVID-19 pandemic
Wholesale bakery fined $90,000 for breakdown of safety procedures
ESAFE – February 2020
Electrical licensing disciplinary action
Snorkel and dive safety for Chinese New Year
$50,000 fine after young boy injured on inflatable amusement ride
New year safety check
New silicosis figures require immediate national response
Electrical safety codes of practice 2020
Worker struck by building materials
Worker injured on construction site
AS/NZS3012:2019 Electrical installations – Construction and demolition sites
Brisbane builder fined over work safety breaches
Fatal fall at tourist attraction
Electrical licensing disciplinary action
$54,000 fine after elderly woman injured
Industrial gas and liquid supplier fined $200,000 after incident at Wacol plant
Electrical Licensing Committee September 2019 disciplinary outcomes
House Rules winner hosts Healthy Lungs Forum
Abattoir fatality after worker crushed by machinery