Incident information release

Unacceptable risk taking when working at heights in construction

NT WorkSafe is reminding all businesses and workers of the risks of working at heights, and the requirements, especially in the Construction Industry, to manage those risks.

Body stressing main cause of injury

Body stressing is a collective term covering a broad range of health problems associated with repetitive and strenuous work. Typical body stressing injuries that occur at the workplace (commonly known as musculoskeletal disorders) include strains and sprains, back or neck injuries, and tendonitis/tenosynovitis.

Three workers seriously injured in separate plant (machinery) incidents

Three Territory workers received serious crush injuries in separate incidents last month.