Paul Brereton has been appointed to lead the National Anti-Corruption Commission.

Queensland is set to introduce new legislation that will prohibit the public display of hate symbols, including Nazi flags.

A roofing company has been convicted and fined almost half a million dollars in total after a man died and several others were injured in two separate workplace incidents in Sydney three years ago.

Fines against a recalcitrant dim sim maker have been tripled on appeal.

SafeWork SA is urging businesses that conduct construction activities to provide clean and reasonably located lavatories.

The Northern Territory is implementing new laws and a code of practice to protect workplace mental health.

National consultation on engineered stone prohibitions will close soon.

Authorities are pushing to enhance regulation amid the rise of “intrusive” technology.

A new study suggests shame, guilt or incentives are not enough to sustain humanitarian action.

New software could reduce the potential harm of identifying child sexual abuse material.

A government review has found BHP mines are the “dominant source” of dust in the WA town of Newman.

A Warrnambool machine operator and business owner have been caught defrauding Victoria's workers compensation scheme.

New stats show men bear the brunt of alcohol-related injury and death in Australia.

The largest ever penalty for a workplace death in the Northern Territory has been handed down.

Safe Work Australia wants input to help improve its website.

A clinical trial has begun for a second-generation COVID vaccine, two years after the technology was abandoned.

Junior doctors around the country are taking legal action over alleged underpayments.

Environmentalists want to know what Australia will do with nuclear waste from the new AUKUS submarine deal.

A refrigerated transport company faces major fines in the ACT.

Businesses are being warned against using aerosols in enclosed areas.

NT WorkSafe has dropped the territory’s first case of industrial manslaughter.

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