News & Events

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.

Proposed changes to Return to Work Legislation 2020

The Return to Work Legislation Amendment Bill 2020, was tabled in parliament Wednesday 2 February 2020.

Charges laid over fall from height at remote cattle station

NT WorkSafe has charged Queensland based company Hewitt Cattle Australia Pty Ltd with one breach of section 32 of the Work Health and Safety (National Uniform Legislation) Act 2011.

$1.3 million enforceable undertaking to improve road safety

NT WorkSafe has accepted a $1.3 million enforceable undertaking from the Department of Infrastructure, Planning and Logistics (DIPL) as part of legal action stemming from a fatal road accident in Darwin in 2016.

Heatwave warning

Heatwave conditions are forecast for much of the Northern Territory over the next few days. Severe to extreme conditions are expected for large parts of the Territory over the weekend.

WRCAC Communique December 2019

The Workers' Rehabilitation and Compensation Advisory Council met on 5 December 2019, the Council gave approval for the following communique of the minutes to be published on the NT WorkSafe website.