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  1. New code to work-related horse injuries

    Ministerial Media Release

    The NSW Government today announced a new Code of Practice to help reduce horse-related injuries and fatalities among novice and beginner riders in NSW.

  2. $2 million quad bike safety rebate program open

    Ministerial Media Release

    Rural workplaces can now apply for a NSW Government rebate of up to $500 to implement safety measures aimed at reducing quad bike tragedies and injuries on farms.

  3. NSW budget: $2 million quad bike safety package

    Ministerial Media Release

    The upcoming NSW Budget will include a $2 million package to reduce quad bike tragedies and injuries on farms.

  4. Have your say on improving safety in the horse industry

    Ministerial Media Release

    The NSW Government is encouraging the community to have its say on a new Horse riding Code of Practice aimed at reducing work-related injuries and fatalities involving horses.

  5. More benefits to support injured workers

    Ministerial Media Release

    Minister for Innovation and Better Regulation Victor Dominello today announced further changes to the state’s workers compensation regulations, which boosts benefits for injured workers to assist in their recovery and return to work.

  6. Review of legal costs for work capacity decisions

    Ministerial Media Release

    Minister for Innovation and Better Regulation Victor Dominello today opened a public consultation to help inform the NSW Government’s position on the regulation of legal costs related to work capacity decision reviews for injured workers.

  7. NSW Safety Award winners announced

    Ministerial Media Release

    Minister for Innovation and Better Regulation Victor Dominello has congratulated the winners of the annual SafeWork NSW Awards for their commitment to reducing workplace injury rates across the State.

  8. Certainty and fairness for injured workers

    Ministerial Media Release

    The NSW Government will make a new regulation to enable injured workers in NSW, who made a claim for lump sum compensation before 19 June 2012, to make one further claim if their condition significantly deteriorates.

  9. Forklift safety warning

    Ministerial Media Release

    Minister for Innovation and Better Regulation Victor Dominello today issued a strong warning about working safely around forklifts.

  10. Reforms to benefit injured workers

    Ministerial Media Release

    Minister for Innovation and Better Regulation Victor Dominello today announced that several reforms for injured workers would commence from 16 October.