A 23-year-old apprentice worker has died and two others have been injured after a glass roof collapsed at a construction site at Curtin University in Western Australia.
A tyre company and one of its directors have been fined a total of $70,000 (and ordered to pay $1,071 in costs) for failing to provide a safe work environment at their Malaga tyre outlet.
A Queensland construction company and its director are facing court after a worker injured his back falling through a garbage chute opening on a building site.
A construction company has been issued five “fall from height” improvement notices since a carpenter fell more than three metres and died on its watch.
An underground miner has been seriously injured in an accident at a gold mine in Western Australia.
A man has suffered critical injuries after falling 3m off a roof at Wahroonga Public School on Sydney’s north shore. Emergency services have described it as a “workplace accident”.
A solar company has been ordered to fork over more than $14,000 for shoddy safety measures after a worker fell to his death in Melbourne.
A construction company has been convicted and fined $450,000 after a worker tragically plunged three metres and was impaled in a steel bar at a worksite in Sydney’s north.
Solar 2.0 Pty Ltd has been charged with two breaches of section 21(1) of the Occupational Health and Safety Act for failing to maintain a working environment that was safe and without risks to health.
One man is dead and another seriously injured after falling several metres in workplace accident in WA’s south-east.
A man is in a serious condition after being crushed by a 300kg crate of glass in Sydney’s southwest.
Bob Horn, proprietor of Nambour Produce died on site at his store after falling six metres from a shed roof.
A 22-year-old construction worker’s leg has been partly amputated following crush injuries involving large demolition machinery at Lot Fourteen, the former Royal Adelaide Hospital site.
WorkSafe ACT and police are investigating the death of a 60-year-old man on a construction site in Denman Prospect on Tuesday morning.
Five workers have been hospitalised after being injured when scaffolding collapsed on a worksite in Melbourne’s north this afternoon.