Tag: safework

Worker, told to ignore safety rules, suffers horror hand injury and is then sacked

A roofing manufacturer has been fined $40,000 after a worker's hand was

By Paul Eyers 5 Min Read

Safework tells tradies, “It’s the safe way or no way”

The industry watchdog is cracking down on dodgy job site dealings across

By Jarrod Brown 3 Min Read

Free tradie breakfast to serve up mental health strategies

Work safety authorities on the Victorian-New South Wales border will go together

By Paul Eyers 3 Min Read

SafeWork launches ‘asbestos awareness’ course free to the public

SafeWork has launched an 'Asbestos Awareness' course free to the public after

By Jarrod Brown 4 Min Read

Faulty “life-saving” silica dust detector lands Safework in hot water

An audit has exposed SafeWork for releasing their award-winning silica dust-detecting device

By Jarrod Brown 5 Min Read

Schools out – tools out: Warning over influx of kids on job sites during summer

Safety concerns have emerged about a growing surge in school-aged children being

By Paul Eyers 5 Min Read

Construction industry under fire for workplace safety breaches

The NSW government is cracking down on the construction industry after a

By Paul Eyers 3 Min Read