An inquiry into WorkCover is soon to commence over allegations of failing to protect their own employees.
WorkSafe Victoria’s got 183 Twitter followers. WorkCover NSW has 1,600. The “Justice for Brodie Panlock” Facebook group has over 6,000. People are social networking, but can it improve workplace safety?
WorkCover NSW has announced a new industry partnership with Restaurant and Catering NSW in an effort to reduce injuries that occur at that state's 2,500 restaurants.
Importers and retailers of stone tiles have been warned they may unwittingly be stocking asbestos tiles.
NSW WorkCover is reminding businesses to keep an eye on young workers who may not be confident enough to speak up about safety concerns.