Working in heat

This short video will provide you with some tips on how to work safely in the heat. Heat, whether seasonal or part of the normal working environment, is both a health and safety hazard.

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National Return to Work Strategy

The National Return to Work Strategy has been launched. This 10 year strategy aims to minimise the impact of work-related injury or illness, and enable workers to have a timely, safe and durable return to work.

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Latest news

Charges laid over the death of apprentice electrician in Tennant Creek

NT WorkSafe has charged Dexter Barnes Electrical, and its Director over failures in the workplace which resulted in the death of a fourth year apprentice.

Construction companies charged over 2017 death

NT WorkSafe has charged Kawasaki Heavy Industries Ltd and Whittens Group Pty Ltd, after a worker was killed in a workplace incident at the Inpex Onshore LNG Facility.

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Latest safety alerts

Collapse of concrete placing boom

Workplace Health and Safety Queensland has published a safety alert following the collapse of a Callaghan 37 metre concrete placing boom and includes actions to be taken by boom owners to avoid similar incidents.

Lifting clutch failure

Workplace Health and Safety Queensland has published a safety alert to inform workers, employers, builders and designers of the risk of failure of lifting clutches associated with tilt-up and pre-cast concrete erection.

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