NSW Ambulance is investigating a paramedic who raised concerns about the safety of patients.

The National Wastewater Drug Monitoring Program has revealed methylamphetamine is growing in prevalence across all regions of Australia.

The West Australian Government appears likely to introduce ‘no jab no play’ laws.

Three rugby league teams have been handed concussion fines worth a total of $350,000.

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull wants to jail union officials and employers who make illegitimate secret payments.

Health authorities are considering adding ‘black triangle’ warnings for drugs.

Queensland mining company QCoal’s managing director has lodged corruption claims.

A medical expert has warned that silica could be even more dangerous to workers than coal dust.

Safe Work Australia has published a new report about reporting safety issues.

Experts say obese people face particular risks staying overnight at small hospitals.

Experts say man-made contaminants pose serious threats to dolphins across southern Australia.

The twentieth case of black lung in Queensland has been confirmed.

Safety authorities are again pushing for quad bike laws.

A coronial inquest has found proper safety inspections may have found serious flaws in a water-bombing aircraft that crashed and killed an experienced pilot in NSW.

Australian experts have come up with a new way to break down toxic fire-fighting foams.

The Federal Government wants to ban unvaccinated children from childcare centres.

Companies engaging in unethical practices - including polluting, corruption and human rights abuses – could soon face divestment.

The Sage training institute is closing centres in Brisbane and Sydney after failing to find a buyer.

WikiLeaks has published the CIA’s entire cyber-attack playbook.

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang is latest to claim he will improve the country’s toxic air.

The medical community has condemned dangerous comments by a federal senator.

Feature Stories

More »

Rates of autism diagnosis have increased 20 fold over the last 30 years, and no, it’s not because of vaccines.

NASA has sent a robot into space that will hitchhike through the Solar System on the back of an asteroid.

I went to a science talk looking for controversy but all I found was science.

‘Ninety-seven per cent of climate experts agree humans are causing global warming’ – a statement about agreement that not everyone agrees on.

There is excitement in the world of astronomy, with suggestions our solar system could contain a never-before-seen planet.

Researchers say they have evidence that an object about ten times the mass of Earth has been hiding in the outer solar system.

Archived News

RSS More »