There are circumstances where an injury occurred in both a workplace accident and a transport accident; for example, a truck driver injured in a motor vehicle accident while delivering products to a consumer.
28 April is International Workers’ Memorial Day which commemorates people killed, disabled, injured or made unwell by their work.
A Carrum Downs truck body manufacturer has been convicted and fined $225,000 after a manager was crushed and killed inside a shipping container.Prestige Truck Bodies (Aust) Pty Ltd was sentenced in the Melbourne County Court today after pleading guilty to a single charge of failing to provide or maintain safe systems of work, so far
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The isolation period for people with COVID-19 has been reduced to five days, with some caveats.
The costs associated with injury claims can be tremendous, with potential risks to your bottom line.
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Reportable workplace incidents have nearly trebled at the City of Greater Geraldton in the past year, following a spate of angry residents confronting City staff.
The five-day office week is well and truly dead as managers deal with a workforce that doesn’t want to go back to the way things were.
A construction company has been fined half a million dollars over the death of a man working on the Barangaroo Ferry Hub project in 2017.
As an employer you have a requirement to help an injured employee continue to work, or return to work, as part of their recovery from injury or illness. As part of their recovery, you must actively participate in the development of a ‘Return to Work Plan’ for each employee that sustains an injury at your