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Worker’s Fall Injury Results in Fines for 2 Companies

The consequences of failing to comply with health and safety regulations has come to the forefront following a case involving 2 businesses in Sydney. The companies were fined more than $200,000 combined after a worker fell 2 stories on a

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Construction Worker Injured after Seven Storey Fall at Building Site

The construction worker who fell from a height at a construction site on the Gold Coast is in a critical condition but after a week is said to be showing signs of improvement. The construction worker fell seven stories at

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Roof Fall Results in Injury for One Man

A man recently had to be rescued by a RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter after falling almost 4 metres through the roof of a pergola. The man was working at a property south of Bundaberg on Thursday evening last week. The

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Man Killed in Roof Fall

WorkSafe WA is investigating the death of worker who fell through the roof at HBF Stadium in Mount Claremont. The safety watchdog confirmed inspectors had visited the site and were investigating. The worker, believed to be in his thirties was

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Worker Injured in Fall

A recent incident on a Sydney construction site has left one man severely injured after he fell 4 metres and landed on a steel bar. The man was rushed to hospital with serious injuries after being freed by emergency services

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Worker Injured in Mudgee Roof Fall

After a fall off a roof in Central New South Wales, a worker was rushed to hospital for treatment of serious injuries. The worker fell off the roof of a Mudgee restaurant, after slipping and plunging to the concrete floor

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Another NSW Fall Incident

Another worker has been injured following a fall at a work site in Central West NSW. The man was carrying out work on the roof of a Mudgee restaurant when he slipped and fell to the concrete floor below. The

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Man Airlifted to Hospital After Fall

Do you treat work from heights with the adequate caution and controls? An incident that happened on a construction site in Rosedale north of Bundaberg recently highlights the importance of work from height safety. Even work from perceived “low” heights

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Even Falls from Low Heights Can be Serious

Another workplace incident involving a fall from height has taken place at a construction site in Rosedale, north of Bundaberg recently. The man suffered serious head and spinal injuries after falling 2 metres. This incident proves that even falls from

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$25,000 Fine for Employer Responsible for Plasterer Fall

Falls from heights still account for the most workplace injuries, particularly in the construction industry. A recent incident is a reminder of the consequences of failing to ensure that employees and non-employees are not placed at risk. A Geelong builder

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