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'The circumstances of this injury were absolutely preventable'

'The circumstances of this injury were absolutely preventable'

The employer failed to manage risk and identify safe work methods and controls in the workplace

'A lack of safe work systems has cost a worker his life'

'A lack of safe work systems has cost a worker his life'

The practice adopted by the company departed from health and safety guidelines and ended in tragedy

Five health and safety tips for the festive season

Five health and safety tips for the festive season

The New Year is a great time to refresh health and safety policies to ensure they are still appropriate for your business

Company fined $210,00 after safety fail

Company fined $210,00 after safety fail

The employer’s failure left the worker with significant, and completely unnecessary, injuries.

Employee death leads to $367,500 fine

Employee death leads to $367,500 fine

WorkSafe is urging all employers to make sure machinery is made safe and cannot injure a worker