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  1. SafeWork congratulates State’s best young farmers

    Media Release

    SafeWork NSW has congratulated the winners of the 2018 RAS Young Farmer Challenge.

  2. Bankstown builder fined $405,000 over apprentice fatality

    Ministerial Media Release

    A Bankstown building contractor has been fined $405,000 after a 19-year-old apprentice tragically died after being injured at work, Minister for Better Regulation Matt Kean said.

  3. Innovative safety program kicks off on NSW north coast

    Media Release

    HON Ben Franklin MLCA mentor program bringing together safety experts and small businesses to help tackle safety issues in the workplace kicked off in Ballina today, Nationals Parliamentary Secretary for Northern NSW Ben Franklin said.

  4. Young workers the focus of Cross Border safety program

    Media Release

    The safety of young workers and apprentices will be the focus of a joint visit by WorkSafe Victoria and SafeWork NSW to Albury/Wodonga in coming weeks.

  5. Western Sydney transport businesses invited to have their say on worker safety

    Media Release

    Western Sydney transport businesses are being invited to have their say on ways to protect industry workers at a SafeWork NSW forum this week.

  6. South Coast dairy farmers embrace quad bike safety training

    Media Release

    Over the past month, dairy farmers from across the South Coast have participated in tailored quad bike training aimed at improving safety on their farms.

  7. Western Sydney company fined after man crushed in workplace incident

    Ministerial Media Release

    A Yennora company and its director have been fined $87,500 after a worker was crushed by quartz slabs, Minister for Better Regulation Matt Kean said.

  8. New campaign launched to target workplace safety

    Media Release

    SafeWork NSW has today launched a $3.2 million campaign aimed at ensuring workers and employers stay safe on the job.

  9. SafeWork NSW launches forklift safety blitz

    Media Release

    SafeWork NSW has launched a week-long forklift safety blitz after three workers were killed and more than 1,300 were injured in two years.

  10. Hot work

    Safety Alert

    This safety alert reminds people of the precautions required when carrying out hot work in the workplace, for example grinding, welding, oxy cutting or other processes which produce a flame or other ignition source.