workplace health and safety

Deadly dust sparks wave of lawsuits as workers fall ill

premium_icon Deadly dust sparks wave of lawsuits as workers fall ill

Workers exposed to the deadly dust on the job.

370 employees exposed to cancerous chemicals

premium_icon 370 employees exposed to cancerous chemicals

TasNetworks herbicide compensation under fire

Man dies trapped in machinery in workplace incident

premium_icon Man dies trapped in machinery in workplace incident

A man in his 30s has died after being trapped in a conveyor belt

‘Twelve more workers will die’: Mining’s horror outlook

premium_icon ‘Twelve more workers will die’: Mining’s horror outlook

Workers put into situations they were inadequately trained for.

‘Sack him’: Pollie calls for Mines Minister to step down

premium_icon ‘Sack him’: Pollie calls for Mines Minister to step down

Eighth mine death in 18 months has prompted a call for Mines Minister to step down...

Man trapped by arms in workplace accident

premium_icon Man trapped by arms in workplace accident

A man's arm is believed trapped in industrial machinery

Serious injuries in workplace fall

premium_icon Serious injuries in workplace fall

A person has been seriously injured in a workplace accident

Mackay Sugar fined after shocking workplace incident

premium_icon Mackay Sugar fined after shocking workplace incident

An 18-year-old yard hand was working at the cane bin tippler when the incident...

Workers fear for health after  ‘dangerous’ chemicals

premium_icon Workers fear for health after ‘dangerous’ chemicals

Townsville Smit Lamnalco workers potentially exposed to PFAS

Tradie breaks leg falling into hole

Tradie breaks leg falling into hole

Construction worker falls down hole at site

Horror of watching mate die in workplace tragedy lingers

premium_icon Horror of watching mate die in workplace tragedy lingers

Man recalls horror moment mate killed at work

CFMEU ‘taking the p*** to a whole new level’

premium_icon CFMEU ‘taking the p*** to a whole new level’

New rules couldn't possibly work in Brisbane, says Peter Gleeson

BSL's $370k upgrade, after worker suffers serious burns

premium_icon BSL's $370k upgrade, after worker suffers serious burns

The worker suffered serious burns to their chest, stomach and back.

Mum's heartbreak for little girl crushed by tyre

premium_icon Mum's heartbreak for little girl crushed by tyre

The little girl is being remembered as a "cheeky little monkey"

Identity of father killed in abattoir tragedy revealed

premium_icon Identity of father killed in abattoir tragedy revealed

The father of one died after a horror accident last week.

Truckie's foot crushed, amputated after being run over twice

Truckie's foot crushed, amputated after being run over twice

Truck driver needed toe amputation after being twice run over

Investigators begin to piece together meat works death

premium_icon Investigators begin to piece together meat works death

Abattoir employee killed in horror machinery incident.

ICE SCOURGE: Drugged up blokes busted at work

premium_icon ICE SCOURGE: Drugged up blokes busted at work

EXCLUSIVE: The health and safety scourge impacting the region.

Builder fined over unsafe work practices

premium_icon Builder fined over unsafe work practices

The company was fined more than $4000

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