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  1. Musculoskeletal disorders symposium 2018


    Join us on 8-9 November in Sydney at our Musculoskeletal Disorders (MSDs) Symposium where we will share research and ideas about best-practice approaches to managing hazardous manual tasks and prevention of MSDs in the workplace

  2. SafeWork NSW urges farmers to stay safe during Farm Safety Week

    Media Release

    SafeWork NSW is urging farmers to take a few minutes to think about their health and safety during national Farm Safety Week.

  3. Leptospirosis

    Safety Alert

    This safety alert reminds you of the potential risks from a bacterial infection called leptospirosis, and the measures that you should implement to control the risks.

  4. Safety taskforce to protect stone industry workers

    Media Release

    A new safety taskforce has been established to protect workers in the manufactured stone industry from lung diseases.

  5. Construction industry safety blitz underway

    Ministerial Media Release

    An ongoing construction industry safety blitz has revealed widespread safety failures when working from heights, Minister for Better Regulation Matt Kean said.

  6. Further funding for nation-leading quad bike safety program

    Ministerial Media Release

    Farmers will be safer at work on their properties thanks to a further investment in the NSW Government’s Quad Bike Safety Improvement Program, Minister for Better Regulation Matt Kean said.

  7. Fire hazards & containment netting

    Safety Alert

    This safety alert reminds people of the fire hazards associated with containment netting or equivalent used in the construction industry, and the measures that should be implemented to control the associated risks.

  8. Newcastle and Hunter residents warned about unlicenced asbestos removalist

    Ministerial Media Release

    Consumers are being warned about an unlicenced asbestos removalist targeting Newcastle and Hunter Valley residents.

  9. Falls the focus of Cross Border safety program

    Media Release

    The prevention of falls on construction sites will be the focus of a joint visit by WorkSafe Victoria and SafeWork NSW to Mildura this week.

  10. NSW businesses make Safety Promise

    Media Release

    More than 100 NSW businesses have pledged to provide a healthy and safe workplace through SafeWork NSW’s innovative Safety Promise program.