News & Events

Multiple machine operators across the Territory taking down power lines

NT WorkSafe has received a spate of notifications this year involving machine (plant) operators making contact and in the majority of cases bringing down overhead power lines.

2022 Amendments to the Work Health and Safety Regulations

Amendments have been made to the Work Health and Safety (National Uniform Legislation) Regulations 2011, more specifically the regulations dealing with general construction induction training cards or ‘white cards’.

Understanding Industrial Manslaughter - Darwin information session

A public information session on the topic of Industrial Manslaughter has been scheduled for Wednesday 8 June 2022 in Darwin. This information session is design to help businesses understand the industrial manslaughter laws that commenced in the Territory on 1 February 2020.

2022 Work Health and Safety Regulation changes (White Cards) - Online information session

These short online information sessions will detail minor amendments made to the Work Health and Safety (National Uniform Legislation) Regulations 2011 in relations to the NT White Cards.

Understanding Industrial Manslaughter - Online Information Session

An online public information session on the topic of Industrial Manslaughter has been scheduled for Wednesday 1 June 2022. This information session is design to help businesses understand the industrial manslaughter laws that commenced in the Territory on 1 February 2020.

Understanding Industrial Manslaughter - Alice Springs Information Session

A public information session on the topic of Industrial Manslaughter has been scheduled for Wednesday 1 June 2022 in Alice Springs. This information session is design to help businesses understand the industrial manslaughter laws that commenced in the Territory on 1 February 2020.

Centralians urged to get gas heaters checked before winter

As the central region gears up for winter, NT WorkSafe reminds residents to ensure that their gas heating appliances are working properly to keep them warm and safe.

Wheelchair users seriously injured in two separate vehicle incidents

NT WorkSafe has been notified of a number of vehicle incidents involving National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) service providers and participants in recent months.

Call for nominations - Councils and Committees

Nominations are open for interested persons to join the Work Health and Safety Advisory Council and the Scheme Monitoring Committee.

Consultation open for new asbestos guides

The Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency is consulting on the new Guidelines for communicating about asbestos risk which have been developed by the Agency in consultation with a broad range of stakeholders.