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  1. North West businesses embrace safety program

    Media Release

    A pilot safety mentor program involving businesses from across the North West has been declared a success at an event in Tamworth today.

  2. SafeWork appeals for information about unlicensed tradies offering to remove asbestos in Western NSW

    Media Release

    SafeWork NSW is appealing for information from the public about tradespeople reportedly offering to carry out unlicensed asbestos removal work at bushfire-damaged properties in western NSW.

  3. Mid-North Coast business fined over worker’s death

    Media Release

    A mid-North Coast meat processing business has been fined $375,000 over the death of a worker at its Frederickton plant in 2015.

  4. Dangers from masonry walls on construction or demolition sites

    Safety Alert

    Inadequately secured masonry brick or block walls expose workers and members of the public to a risk of death or serious injury.

  5. SafeWork NSW issues working in strong winds warning

    Media Release

    SafeWork NSW has issued a reminder to businesses to ensure workers and the community are safe when working in strong winds after one worker was killed and another seriously injured in separate incidents today.

  6. Harnessing the power of technology to support safety

    Media Release

    WorkSafe ACT and SafeWork NSWDrones, apps, computer simulations and the power of social media are supporting safety in construction by providing new ways to investigate incidents and share safety best practice.

  7. Innovative safety program to launch on Far North Coast

    Media Release

    SafeWork NSW will run its popular Mentor Program on the Far North Coast in 2018.

  8. Manufacturer commits $1.5 million to safety improvements after worker injured

    Media Release

    Borg Manufacturing Pty Ltd has committed more than $1.5 million for safety programs and improvements following an injury to a worker at their Somersby plant in September 2014.

  9. NSW calls for national quad bike safety rating system

    Media Release

    The NSW Government is calling for the introduction of a national five-star safety rating system for quad bikes, to help save lives on farms.

  10. SafeWork announces construction industry safety crackdown

    Media Release

    SafeWork NSW has today announced a safety crackdown on the construction industry, following a recent spike in serious injuries to workers on Sydney building sites.