News & Events

Workplace exposure standards halved for respirable crystalline silica

The new national workplace exposure standard for respirable crystalline silica takes effect in the Northern Territory on 1 July 2020.

Safety alert issued over using chains for towing

NT WorkSafe has issued a safety alert to highlight the risk of serious injury or death when using chains in towing or recovery operations.

New Safety Alert subscription service

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

COVID-19 guidance for lifts

It is no longer a requirement under the directions of the Northern Territory Chief Health Officer to have 4 square metres of space per person in an indoor environment.

Resources available to improve workplace road safety

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

Alice Springs fuel company fined for employee’s death

Indervon Pty Ltd (Indervon) pleaded guilty in the Alice Springs Local Court on Wednesday 29 April for failing to provide adequate training, instruction and supervision, which lead to the death of one of its drivers.

Advice on Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The Northern Territory Government has setup a centralised website for information on the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Awareness campaign launched to improve safety in the Territory

NT WorkSafe has relaunched its Homecomings campaign to continue raising awareness in the community around workplace safety.

How to make your workplace safer

The following services and resources can help you make your workplace safer.

New and revised Codes of Practice for the Northern Territory

Changes have been made to the Codes of Practice approved for use in the Northern Territory.