The latest safety alerts issued by WorkSafe.
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Wednesday 09 November 2022
With floods and significant rain events happening at the moment, WorkSafe wants to remind farmers and agricultural contractors of the very real dangers associated with the recovery of bogged farm machinery.
Wednesday 26 October 2022
This safety alert is a reminder of the hazards that exist when operating powered mobile plant such as ride-on mowers on and around uneven ground such as embankments.
WorkSafe is providing information to home owners and renters about the dangers of asbestos-containing materials when cleaning up after a flood.
Wednesday 12 October 2022
WorkSafe is reminding employers of the risks associated with indoor artificial climbing structures and their safety equipment.
Wednesday 14 September 2022
WorkSafe is reminding employers and employees of the risks associated with high-pressure water jetting.
Monday 22 August 2022
WorkSafe is reminding employers of the risks associated with modifying the structure of quarrying or mining plant.
Tuesday 09 August 2022
WorkSafe is issuing a reminder of the dangers of working at heights following a recent fatality.
Wednesday 20 July 2022
WorkSafe is issuing a reminder about the importance of managing the risks associated with tip trucks and trailers following a recent fatality.
This safety alert is a reminder of the hazards and risks when suspending and unloading flexible intermediate bulk containers (FIBC) commonly known as 'Bulka bags'.