Working in heat

This short video will provide you with some tips on how to work safely in the heat. Heat, whether seasonal or part of the normal working environment, is both a health and safety hazard.

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National Return to Work Strategy

The National Return to Work Strategy has been launched. This 10 year strategy aims to minimise the impact of work-related injury or illness, and enable workers to have a timely, safe and durable return to work.

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Latest news

Nominations invited for the Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation Advisory Council

The Attorney-General and Minister for Justice invites nominations for a current vacancy on the Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation Advisory Council


Charges laid over the death of apprentice electrician in Tennant Creek

NT WorkSafe has charged Dexter Barnes Electrical, and its Director over failures in the workplace which resulted in the death of a fourth year apprentice.


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Latest safety alerts

Vehicle hoist fatality

The purpose of this Safety Alert is to highlight the risk of serious injury or death when using a vehicle hoist.


Collapse of concrete placing boom

Workplace Health and Safety Queensland has published a safety alert following the collapse of a Callaghan 37 metre concrete placing boom and includes actions to be taken by boom owners to avoid similar incidents.


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