Fourteen new recruits have this week begun an intensive 14-week training course as they prepare for their new role on the front line as WorkSafe inspectors.
A Geelong builder who repeatedly bullied his teenage apprentice over a two-year period was last week convicted and fined $12,500 in the Geelong Magistrates’ Court.
Organisations that have created new ways to prevent injuries caused by manual handling are being encouraged to share their innovations by entering the 2016 WorkSafe Victoria Awards.
The recent deaths of three men in three days in separate farm incidents are terrible tragedies, and our thoughts are with their families, friends and communities as they mourn their loss.
A man has died after an incident in which the truck he was driving rolled into a quarry at Plumpton, north-west of Melbourne today.
WorkSafe is calling on all farmers to make safety their absolute priority following a horror period in which three men died in separate farming incidents over the past three days.
A man has died after an incident at a rubbish transfer station in the Geelong suburb of Grovedale on Friday.
Work will officially begin this week on WorkSafe’s new head office at 1 Malop Street in Geelong.
WorkSafe has ordered that dust suppression continue at the site of a collapsed wall in North Melbourne.