A 17-year-old worker has died after suffering serious head injuries while working on a dairy farm near Yalca in the state’s north this morning.
WorkSafe is investigating the death of a 62-year-old man after a tree fell on him at a farm at Mingay, south of Skipton, in western Victoria today.
WorkSafe Victoria took its new public awareness campaign to eastern Victoria today to highlight the benefits of getting injured Victorians back to work sooner.
WorkSafe has issued two improvement notices to a timber and building materials company following the death of a truck driver at a Campbellfield worksite yesterday.
The deaths of two men in work-related circumstances and a few “near misses” have prompted WorkSafe to renew calls of the importance of workplace safety.
A WorkSafe breakfast briefing for small businesses will be held in Echuca next Thursday, 28 July to provide employers with information on what to expect ahead of an intensive campaign targeting workplace safety.
Tait Timber and Hardware Pty Ltd has pleaded guilty to failing to provide and maintain a safe workplace after a worker was hurt when a forklift was being used inappropriately.
Former Australian Olympic swimmer Michael Klim is urging Victorians to help more injured people make a "comeback" to the workplace.
WorkSafe Inspectors are best known for helping make workplaces in Monash and Melbourne’s south-east safer, but they’re also looking for local businesses to take part in this year’s WorkSafe Awards.
WorkSafe Inspectors are best known for helping to make Mildura’s workplaces safer, but they’re also on the lookout for local entries for this year’s WorkSafe Awards.