WorkCover NSW news

WorkCover rocked by bullying claims

WorkCover rocked by bullying claims

An inquiry into WorkCover is soon to commence over allegations of failing to protect their own employees.

Social networking: does it have a place in OHS?

Social networking: does it have a place in OHS?

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?

NSW eyes restaurant safety

NSW eyes restaurant 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.

ACCC, WorkSafe NSW warn on asbestos tiles

ACCC, WorkSafe NSW warn on asbestos tiles

Importers and retailers of stone tiles have been warned they may unwittingly be stocking asbestos tiles.

NSW Workcover urges young worker focus

NSW Workcover urges young worker focus

NSW WorkCover is reminding businesses to keep an eye on young workers who may not be confident enough to speak up about safety concerns.