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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
High pressure water blaster used on asbestos roof
ESAFE – October 2019
Building company fined $110,00 over worker impaling
Help shape future workplace mental health programs and tools for Queensland
Worker killed after tyre explosion
Young worker seriously injured by meat slicing machine
Fatal fall from height while working on air conditioning system
Person seriously injured by falling boat
Electrical worker loses licence for 10 years
Workers injured in trench collapse
Crane contacts overhead powerlines
Medical items table of costs – 2019 annual review
Medical and allied health panel tender is now open
Medical Advisory Panel review
Return to work services panel tender closing soon