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Company charged over Southbank crane collapse

Monday 13 February 2017

WorkSafe Victoria recently charged GC Crane Hire Pty Ltd, trading as General Cranes, with two breaches of the Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004, following a comprehensive investigation into the crane collapse at 42 Balston St, Southbank in August 2015.

Farm business fined $125,000 following quad bike death

Monday 13 February 2017

A North Queensland farm business which used quad bikes to muster cattle has been fined $125,000 following the 2013 death of a 21-year-old female worker.

Plumbing company fined $40,000 for failure to supervise young worker

Monday 13 February 2017

A plumbing contractor in Brisbane recently pleaded guilty to breaching work health and safety laws after a 15-year-old plumbing apprentice was injured on the job.

Steel company fined after semi-trailer driver falls while unloading

Monday 13 February 2017

A steel company has been fined $40,000 for failing to ensure safety after a truck driver fell from his trailer while unloading steel at Pinkenba in 2014.

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Upcoming Events

Tuesday 21 February 2017

Deepwater Horizon: Investigative Insights VIC

On behalf of the Safety Institute of Australia and The University of Sydney Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Foundation, Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies, we invite you to attend Deepwater Horizon Revisited – Investigative Insights on Tuesday 21 February 2017 at the Palace Cinema Como. The Deepwater Horizon Film screening will provide background for presentations by Cheryl MacKenzie who was appointed as Lead the investigator by the US Chemical Safety Board, and by Peter Wilkinson, an adviser to their investigation of the BP Deepwater Horizon disaster in the Gulf of Mexico.

Wednesday 22 February 2017

AOG Conference

The annual Australasian Oil & Gas Exhibition & Conference (AOG), staged in Perth from 22 – 24 February, 2017, will showcase the oil and gas industry over three days with Australia’s leading exhibition, a free conference program and premium industry networking opportunities.

Wednesday 22 February 2017

Young Safety Professionals QLD - February Meet Up

On behalf of the Safety Institute of Australia, we invite you to attend our Young Safety Professionals monthly meet-up on Wednesday 22 February 2017 at 192 Ann St, Brisbane City.

Thursday 23 February 2017

Deepwater Horizon: Investigative Insights SA

On behalf of the Safety Institute of Australia and The University of Sydney Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Foundation, Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies, we invite you to attend Deepwater Horizon Revisited – Investigative Insights on Thursday 23 February 2017 at the Palace Nova Cinema. The Deepwater Horizon Film screening will provide background for presentations by Cheryl MacKenzie who was appointed as the lead investigator by the US Chemical Safety Board, and by Peter Wilkinson, an adviser to their investigation of the BP Deepwater Horizon disaster in the Gulf of Mexico.

 


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