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Campaign Encourages Workers to Speak Out Against Workplace Danger

The national office of the CFMEU has launched a campaign designed to encourage workers to speak out against dangers in the workplace with a shocking statistic that, every six minutes a worker suffers a serious injury or dies on the job in the workplaces that they cover. The... read more...

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...

SafeTCard Stopping Violence Against Women

SafeTCard has been featured on Channel Ten's Eyewitness News.Gavin Hoult of SafeTCard had the opportunity to demonstrate just how effective the SafeTCard personal alarm can be in the wake of the murder of Korean student Eunji Ban in Brisbane.Ms Ban was attacked as she walked... read more...

Key Work Health and Safety Statistics 2013 Show Slight Decline in Compensation Claims for Serious Injuries at Work

The latest figures on workplace health and safety in Australia show a small fall in the number of serious compensation claims for work related injuries or illnesses.The statistics are in a report compiled by Safe Work Australia, which leads the development of national policy... read more...