NSW has launched an inquiry to find out whether a “turf war” between rural and urban fire services affected the response to a recent bushfire.

The Department of Social Services has spent $236,000 installing bollards around its new building.

Six people have now died in a rockmelon-related listeria outbreak.

A woman has been killed by one of Uber’s self-driving cars.

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Experts say the Federal Government’s health advice on PFAS chemicals must be changed.

Australian engineers are using advanced crystal technology to allow submarines to stay submerged longer ...

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One of two giant tunnel boring machines digging the new Perth Airport rail link has been temporarily shut down.

Decommissioning work is almost complete at the former Hazelwood Power Station.

The Victorian Government is overhauling the appeals process for students expelled from schools.

An independent investigation has found former Melbourne city council lord mayor Robert Doyle sexually harassed two women.

The Victorian Government is banning combustible cladding.

Unions are calling on the Federal Government to set up an independent regulator to oversee safety in the gig economy.

A new study has reviewed the mental health and wellbeing concerns of FIFO workers and their partners in Australia.

SafeWork NSW has launched a $3.2 million campaign aimed at ensuring workers and employers stay safe on the job.

The CFMEU and 19 officials have been fined $817,500 over building site shutdowns in Queensland.

Sydney's richest suburbs have some of the lowest rates of child immunisation, according to a new report.

The Fair Work Commission has approved the creation of a new “super union”.

The Victorian Government has come up with a new workplace deal for the Metropolitan Fire Brigade.

The challenges of Australia’s asbestos legacy have been outlined in a new report.

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