A worker died this morning after being hit by a falling branch at a logging coupe near Yinnar South in the Latrobe Valley.
A transport company was last week convicted and fined $330,000 following the death of an employee who was crushed by a falling metal beam at West Melbourne’s docks.
WorkSafe was called to Timboon P-12 school in relation to asbestos and other general safety issues.
A major dairy company was convicted and fined $35,000 following an incident in which a worker had a finger severed in a cheese shredding machine.
A tree lopping company was convicted and fined $15,000 following an incident in which an employee was knocked unconscious and left hanging from a tree.
WorkSafe is investigating Victoria’s first workplace farm fatality for the year following the death of a worker in Elphinstone on Sunday.
Two companies have received fines totalling $160,000 after a worker suffered serious injuries when his arm became trapped in a conveyor at a fertiliser factory.
WorkSafe is continuing to investigate the collapse of the wall which killed three people at a construction site in Swanston St, Carlton on 28 March, 2013.
A worker has received serious injuries to her arms after they became trapped in a food processing machine at a manufacturing plant in Shepparton early this morning.
Three people have died after the collapse of a wall at a development site on
WorkSafe has launched an investigation into the death of an 86-year-old man who was hit by a garbage truck last Friday while it was emptying a bin at a Mill Park fast food restaurant car park.
An injured worker who fraudulently obtained more than $50,000 in compensation payments for an injury, yet continued to work for other companies in
A man has died after a fall from a crane at a construction site in Melbourne’s CBD this morning.
Arson and Explosives Squad detectives have seized illegal fireworks this morning after raiding a property in Pakenham as part of a joint operation with WorkSafe.
A Gippsland meat processing company has been fined $380,000 over two serious safety incidents in two weeks in which one worker was crushed to death and another had his finger severed.