- Honey maker cops $138k for ATV death
New Zealand honey maker P.A. and S.C Steens Limited was fined $78,000 after a beekeeper without experience operating an all terrain vehicle was killed when it overturned.
- Heidelberg Vic issued 105 improvement notices
A safety campaign in early March by WorkSafe Victoria resulted in 105 improvement notices being issued to businesses in Melbourne suburb Heidelberg.
- Safety Awards
Nominations for The Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Commission’s (SRCC) 2010 awards opened this week.
- SA convicts on hand and arm injuries
Three South Australian businesses were recently fined and convicted by Magistrate Michael Ardlie for separate hand and arm injuries.
- WA dismisses uranium mine fears
Western Australian Minister for the Department of Mines and Petroleum (DMP), Norman Moore, has dismissed fears that open access to an old uranium mine was a health risk.
- Construction slips cost Vic dearly
As it gears up for its construction site safety blitz, WorkSafe Victoria has warned the civil construction industry to watch for causes of slips and falls.