An urban planning expert has criticised Brisbane’s urban sprawl and the over-reliance on cars.

Japan’s nuclear power industry has won a legal victory against an injunction that was preventing it from running two key reactors.

Experts have released new guidelines for dealing with sites contaminated with fire-fighting foams.

Asbestos control will soon be covered under in the Northern Territory’s Public and Environmental Health Act.

Experts say up to 3.8 million Australian adults are missing out on free vaccinations each year.

The National Farmers Federation (NFF) and the Rural Doctors Association are calling for a star safety rating system for quad bikes.

The Queensland Government says it is ramping up efforts to tackle black lung.

A new centre will help Adelaide's Osborne shipyards prepare workers for $90 billion worth of shipbuilding.

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

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

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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.

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

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