A Victorian roof tiler who was caught receiving weekly worker’s compensation payments while still working has been ordered to repay more than $80,000. In the Geelong Magistrates Court, Joshua Bunn
SafeWork NSW is investigating the death of a worker at a sewage overflow facility in Olympic Park who died three days later. It is understood the man was an employee
The safety of job sites with the presence of AI has been revealed as a major concern of workers. A new survey by Volvo Construction Equipment showed that half of
Johnson & Johnson was ordered Friday to pay $300 million in punitive damages to a woman who was able to link her asbestos-related cancer to talc-based products produced by the
The Morrison government has reinforced its commitment to the Australian Building and Construction Commission to enforce legislation on the nation’s building and construction sites. Prior to its defeat at the
The NSW government has announced an Amendment Bill as part of a new crackdown on asbestos regulation, which will see the penalty for unlawfully depositing or transporting asbestos-containing waste doubled.
Following recent calls for a total asbestos eradication plan for Australia, a new report has revealed that asbestos-related diseases are estimated to be costing the country more than $500 million
WorkSafe Victoria has launched a new proactive inspection program focused on the prevention of musculoskeletal injuries, which are currently the most common injury amongst construction workers. Caused mostly by lifting