1 June 2017
A safety alert that provides guidance to persons with management or control of workplaces in the children service’s sector about controlling risks associated with glass panels breaking from human impact.
3 May 2017
This alert highlights for employers the risk of employees being over exposed to carbon monoxide when operating LPG powered floor cleaning equipment such as a floor burnisher or buffer.
1 February 2017
This alert highlights the risk of using poorly manufactured concrete delivery pipes and pipeline components.
23 December 2016
This safety alert concerns Class 2.1 Flammable refrigerant gases (flammable refrigerants) in air-conditioning and refrigeration systems.
1 August 2016
This Alert highlights the risks of overturning pick and carry cranes while traveling with a suspended load
19 July 2016
This alert highlights the risk of using ceiling tracks systems with incompatible fixed or portable ceiling hoists.
14 July 2016
This alert has been prepared in response to a serious incident that occurred earlier this year during the operation of a single person (monoplace) hyperbaric chamber.
30 June 2016
Information for employers and employees about WorkSafe’s current safety focus in the construction industry regarding the prevention of falls from height.
1 June 2016
Alert on the risks of refueling portable equipment, such as petrol generators and demolition saws, and advice on controlling the risks.
24 May 2016
Alert to warn of the dangers associated with in-fill areas around escalators and travelators.