The latest safety alerts issued by WorkSafe.
Subscribe to safety alert emails
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.
Friday 19 May 2023
WorkSafe is issuing a reminder about the duty to manage the risk of structural steel collapse during construction.
Tuesday 02 May 2023
WorkSafe reminds employers and occupiers of premises where dangerous goods are stored about the dangers of using electrical equipment that is not rated for use in hazardous areas.
WorkSafe is issuing a reminder about the risks associated with public tyre inflators. Tyre inflators are often made available for public use at petrol stations.
Thursday 13 April 2023
WorkSafe is issuing a reminder about keeping children who are not employees safe in workplaces. A child was recently injured while visiting a workplace.