Key safety focus areas

Fixed plant campaign

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From April 2017 to July 2018, Workplace Health and Safety Queensland will conduct fixed plant assessments at Queensland food processing, metal and fabricated metal manufacturing workplaces.


Forklift trucks refer to an industrial lift truck equipped with a vertically elevating load carriage frame.

Meat and meat processing

Campaign aims to reduce the incidence of serious injuries in red meat and poultry processing workplaces.

Onsite traffic management project

Businesses in the construction, manufacturing, transport and agriculture industries will be the focus of a statewide campaign targeting traffic management in 2016 and 2017.

Queensland poultry processing industry and labour hire campaign

From September 2018 to April 2019, Workplace Health and Safety Queensland, WorkCover Queensland and Industrial Relations (Labour Hire Licensing) will be conducting compliance assessments of the Queensland poultry processing industry, and labour hire companies that supply labour to poultry processing workplaces.

Safety in Sawmilling Industry campaign commencing March 2018

Workplace Health and Safety Queensland (WHSQ) will be launching the Safety in sawmilling campaign in March 2018. As part of the campaign we will conduct workplace advisory and compliance assessments at Queensland log sawmilling workplaces from March to October 2018.

Last updated
30 August 2018