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Quad bike campaign sends chilling message

Minister for Better Regulation and Innovation, Kevin Anderson MP, has today launched the second phase of an advertising campaign, aimed at reducing death and injury on quad bikes.

Health and safety on farms to be easy as ABC

A new A-Z Farm Safety Guide, designed to help farmers improve health and safety across their operations, was launched in Central West NSW today.

Newcastle building company found guilty of failing to protect workers from falls

A Newcastle building company has been found guilty of failing to provide adequate fall protection to avoid its workers from falling from heights.

Remembering those lost to ensure safety of workers

On the International Day of Mourning SafeWork NSW joined with Unions NSW to remember those who tragically lost their lives in the workplace.

Dubbo farming company fined $180,000 after worker became trapped in machine

A Dubbo company which produces farm animal feed has been fined $180,000 after a worker became entangled in a machine, seriously injuring his hand.

Sydney earthmoving company fined $90K after worker crushed by dump truck

A Sydney earthmoving company has been fined $90,000 after a 26-year-old man was crushed underneath the body of a dump truck and was left with serious injuries.

SafeWork continues its investigation of Macquarie Park scaffolding site

SafeWork NSW is continuing to investigate what led to the scaffolding collapse in Macquarie Park on Monday 1 April 2019 where one person tragically died and another was critically injured.

Coffs Harbour KFC fined $60K after young worker suffers serious burns

SafeWork NSW is reminding all businesses of their workplace health and safety obligations after a KFC franchise in Coffs Harbour was recently fined following serious injuries to a young worker.

SafeWork attends tragic incident in Macquarie Park after scaffolding collapses

SafeWork inspectors attended a Macquarie Park worksite on Monday, 1 April 2019, after receiving reports that two workers had become trapped under scaffolding. Tragically, an 18-year-old worker has passed away and another 40-year-old man was air-lifted to hospital, in a serious condition.

Farm operator in rural NSW fined $180,000 after death of sheep musterer

A farm operator in rural NSW has been fined $180,000 after a worker, who was not wearing a helmet, fell off a motorbike while mustering sheep and died from injuries.

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