A young worker has died in an incident at a home in Melbourne’s outer-west yesterday evening.
A multi-agency taskforce led by WorkSafe is continuing detailed planning and preliminary work for the removal of chemicals stockpiled at eight sites in Epping and Campbellfield.
A 63-year-old man has died from the injuries he sustained in an incident involving a scissor lift at a Derrimut warehouse on December 22.
A civil construction company has been charged by WorkSafe Victoria following the death of two workers after a trench collapsed in Ballarat in March 2018.
WorkSafe, Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) and other government agencies will take action to remove stored chemicals discovered at a number of sites in Epping and Campbellfield.
A two-year-old boy has died following an incident involving a tractor at a farm at Naringal in the state’s south-west this morning.
A scrap yard owner has been sentenced to six months in gaol after an employee died when the forklift she was operating dropped an industrial bin on him at Foster, in South Gippsland, in 2017.
A quarry operator has been convicted and fined $230,000 after a dump truck driver died when his vehicle rolled on a stockpile in May, 2016.
A Melbourne health service has been fined $25,000 without conviction after a nurse was assaulted by a patient with aggressive and violent behavioural issues.
A Melbourne construction company has been convicted and fined $275,000 following the death of a painter who fell 3.46 metres through a stair void at a Mornington Peninsula building site.
A 21-year-old labourer has died after falling from a ladder at a residential property in Bendigo on Friday.
The operator of an amusement ride has been charged by WorkSafe Victoria following the death of a child who fell from a ride at Rye Easter Carnival last year.
An Ocean Grove building company has been fined $52,500 without conviction for safety breaches that exposed workers, including three apprentices to the risk of serious injury from falls from height.
Oil refinery operator Viva Energy Australia Pty Ltd has been charged by WorkSafe after two workers were exposed to hydrofluoric acid leaks in separate incidents last year.
A man in his mid-50s has died in hospital following an incident at the Yallourn Power Station on Monday afternoon.