Borg Manufacturing Pty Ltd has committed more than $1.5 million for safety programs and improvements following an injury to a worker at their Somersby plant in September 2014.
Minister for Innovation & Better Regulation
The NSW Government is calling for the introduction of a national five-star safety rating system for quad bikes, to help save lives on farms.
Since 2011, 115 people have been killed in quad bike accidents on Australian farms, with 32 in NSW alone.
Consumers are at the heart of a new plan announced today by the NSW Government.
Minister for Better Regulation Matt Kean said Consumers First was a package of reforms and initiatives that would put everyday people front and centre.
A new research project which aims to reduce the high rates of injury on farms has been announced by the NSW Government, to better understand attitudes and behaviours around quad bikes and their use.
Almost 40 per cent of people who have bought goods or services online experienced problems with their purchase, according to a recent NSW Fair Trading survey.
The upcoming NSW Budget will include almost $2.5 million worth of funding for a world-class work health and safety centre to help drive down workplace fatalities.
Minister for Better Regulation Matt Kean has announced enhancements to the Rebuild Assist web portal that links consumers with licenced, insured tradespeople, after a successful pilot in Northern NSW.
More drivers than ever are saving money at the petrol pump, with the FuelCheck website hitting two million users overnight.
Minister for Innovation and Better Regulation, Matt Kean, said FuelCheck had become an important part of NSW drivers’ everyday lives.
The NSW Government has strengthened the Loose-fill Asbestos Insulation Program to support more residents across the state, Minister for Better Regulation Matt Kean announced today.
One of the state’s most respected and longest-serving public servants, NSW Fair Trading Commissioner Rod Stowe, has announced his retirement.