January 2014

Number of Workplace Deaths in 2014 Reaches 7

Whilst the total number of workplace deaths recorded in 2013 saw a welcome fall of over 12% on the previous year, the figures for fatal accidents for 2014 (up to 22nd Jan) show that 7 Australian workers have already been killed while at work this year. The figures (shown... read more...

First Worker Death of 2014 in South Australia Reported

An investigation is underway into the first work-related death reported in South Australia (SA) for 2014. An Anglicare worker died at work on 6 January and an investigation into the incident is now being undertaken by SafeWork SA and Anglicare, who are also said to be... read more...