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  1. Don't cut old drums

    Safety Alert

    Flammable substances can still be present in old drums. Even if they have been cleaned and rinsed, the introduction of an ignition source can create a disastrous explosion. Cutting old drums isn't worth the risk - watch this video safety alert for more details.

  2. Forklift load handling

    Safety Alert

    If you work with forklifts, watch this video for simple steps to handle loads safely.

  3. Working with horses

    Safety Alert

    Watch this video safety alert for ways to help keep you and your workers safe around horses.

  4. Unpacking glass sheets

    Safety Alert

    This safety alert reminds people who handle packs of glass sheets not to rely on the packaging to support the contents when the package is being lifted or opened.

  5. International day of mourning


    Remembering those who lost their life through a workplace incident or occupational disease

  6. Tree safety goes digital with new SafeWork NSW campaign

    Media Release

    A targeted digital campaign to promote safe tree work has been launched by SafeWork NSW today.

  7. NSW Government doubling down on quad bike safety

    Media Release

    SafeWork NSW and the NSW Police are joining forces to help keep farmers as safe as possible at work on the farm, Minister for Better Regulation Matt Kean said.

  8. Horse safety workshops


    Register onlineYou can also contact the local SafeWork office or email

  9. Falls through skylights and plastic roof sheeting

    Safety Alert

    This safety alert reminds persons of the risks associated with working on roofs with skylights or plastic roof sheeting, as well as the actions required to ensure those risks are eliminated or minimised.

  10. SafeWork NSW awards for 2018 welcomes nominations

    Ministerial Media Release

    The SafeWork NSW awards for 2018 are now open for nominations, Minister for Better Regulation Matt Kean announced today.