Workers may be exposed to harmful ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun, particularly while working outdoors. This exposure may increase..
NZ WorkSafe is reminding construction firms and their contractors to follow through on their safety obligations. The message follows the..
A contractor was working on a roof when he stepped onto a brittle clearlite panel and fell 2.5metres onto the..
Summary: After parking a utility vehicle in the lower quarry bench, an operator of a 40 tonne articulated haul truck parked..
Summary: An articulated dump truck park brake failed to hold a truck when it was stopped, about to tip a load…
Summary: The operator of a loader noticed flames from the rear of the loader when in the decline. He activated the..
To assist industry in providing safety and health representative (SHRep) election information, the department will upgrade the Safety Regulation System..
Safety procedures for the maintenance and operation of heavy equipment begin with the understanding that anyone who works with hydraulic..
Safe Work Australia has published a new guide for managing the risks of working in heat. The guide provides information on how..
On 4 November 2016, a heavy steel material handling hoist bucket fell down an opal mine shaft, hitting a worker..