Archived News for OHS Sector Professionals - December, 2012
A team of researchers from the University of Queensland (UQ) have teamed up with a group of coal industry experts to develop an online database to deliver a ‘contemporary body of knowledge’ on managing mine site risks.
Victoria is continuing to frustrate the Federal Government’s attempts to roll out its planned workplace health and safety harmonisation legislation, despite it being based on Victorian law.
The Australasian Sleep Association (ASA) has announced the establishment of an Occupation Health, Safety and Performance Group tasked with investigating the importance of sleep to Australian workplace health and safety.
The outstand work of teams and individuals of WorkSafe Victoria’s insurance agents have been recognised at the Injury Support and Service Awards in Melbourne last week.
A WorkCover NSW Task Force will commence visits to over 60 glass manufacturing businesses throughout Sydney, the Hunter and Illawarra regions in a bid to improve the safety of the industry.