News

Heatwave warning

Heatwave conditions are forecast for much of the Top End and Big Rivers (Katherine) regions over the next few days.

2021 Territory Day fireworks campaign

NT WorkSafe regulates the safe transport, storage and sale of fireworks for Territory Day celebrations. Fireworks are classified as dangerous goods and are regulated under the Dangerous Goods Regulations 1998.

Fireworks approved periods for Territory Day 2021

The fireworks approved periods have been gazetted for the revised date for Territory Day celebrations.

New grant opportunity

Safe Work Australia has released a grant opportunity to fund high-quality research projects into interventions to manage work related psychosocial hazards.

New date for 2021 Territory Day celebrations

The Chief Minister has announced that the new date for the 2021 Territory Day celebrations is Sunday 29 August.

Key Work Health and Safety Statistics 2019-20*

Infographics for the key work health and safety statistics for the financial year 2019-20*. The data provides an overview of the latest workers compensation and work-related fatality statistics for the Northern Territory.

Safety alert issued over dangers of using pressurised canisters

NT WorkSafe has issued a safety alert to highlight the dangers of using pressurised canisters.

Misleading “white card courses” offered online

NT WorkSafe is aware of misleading websites advertising heavily discounted online ‘white card courses’.

New Safety Alert subscription service

A subscription service to NT WorkSafe Safety Alerts is now available.

Resources available to improve workplace road safety

Free online resources are available to help you improve workplace road safety.