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Monday 15 January 2024
WorkSafe reminds employers and occupiers of premises where dangerous goods are stored and handled about managing the risks associated with decanting and blending flammable liquids.
Thursday 21 December 2023
WorkSafe is issuing a reminder about the risks associated with operating mobile plant on batters and slopes after an operator was injured when an eight-tonne excavator overturned while moving felled trees.
Wednesday 15 November 2023
Worksafe is reminding mine and quarry operators about managing the risks associated with plant and access to plant danger areas.
Tuesday 31 October 2023
WorkSafe is reminding mine operators about managing the risks associated with explosives.
Wednesday 30 August 2023
WorkSafe is issuing a reminder about the risks of using, storing and charging equipment that has lithium-ion batteries.
Tuesday 18 July 2023
WorkSafe is reminding employers about the importance of safe systems of work when using elevating work platforms (EWPs).
Wednesday 12 July 2023
WorkSafe is reminding employers, principal contractors and supervisors about the deadly risks associated with working on incomplete scaffolds.
Monday 03 July 2023
WorkSafe is issuing a reminder about the risks associated with conveyer belts in workplaces.
Monday 22 May 2023
WorkSafe reminds vehicle owners, operators and technicians to ensure road tank vehicles have the correct compartment probe length installed in the overfill protection system to prevent a loss of containment of dangerous goods.