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21 Year Old Worker Dies After Falling from Ladder

It’s tragic that ladder falls are still such a common occurrence and so commonly end in death, despite falls being preventable. One tragic incident happened late last year when a 21 year old labourer died after falling from a ladder

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Blitz Focusing on Work From Heights Successful- SafeWork NSW

SafeWork NSW says a 12 month construction blitz focusing on reducing falls from heights has been successful and has improved work from height safety and compliance. During the course of the year inspectors visited 1000 sites around the state, following

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Killer Construction Site Fall Prompts Safety Warning

WorkSafe Victoria has issued a warning following a serious fall at a housing construction site at Rosebud recently, reminding the industry of the risks associated with working at heights. The man was conducting internal plastering work at a townhouse at

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WorkCover Investigating Construction Site Fall

The workplace incident that took place on Thursday morning is under investigation by WorkCover. A man was seriously hurt after he fell at a construction site in Sydney. He sustained injuries to the neck and is being treated in hospital. Falls

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These Chinese Workers Take Extreme Construction to New Heights

Work from even relatively low heights can be dangerous and nerve-wrecking for construction workers to undertake. Imagine working as high up as these Chinese construction workers? They take extreme construction to new¬†heights.  

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How to Create an Effective Work at Height Safety Policy

We have spoken many times about the dangers associated with work from heights and why it is so important than any work from a height above 2 metres is properly managed, including provision of the proper work from heights plan.

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