Skip links and keyboard navigation

Queensland Government site header

News

Subscribe to the News RSS feed

Zip line terminations

The purpose of this safety alert is to inform zip line owners, operators, engineers and riggers of the risk of failure of zip line terminations and to provide guidance to help prevent the failure of zip lines.

Date issued: 09 Dec 2019

Read more...

AS/NZS3012:2019 Electrical installations - Construction and demolition sites

05 Dec 2019 | Electrical Safety Office

AS/NZS3012:2019 Electrical installations - Construction and demolition sites was published on 4 November 2019. The new edition contains several changes from the 2010 edition.

Read more...

Brisbane builder fined over work safety breaches

Industry: Construction

A Brisbane builder was fined $24,000 this week over breaches of Queensland work safety laws which posed a serious risk to workers.

Read more...

Fatal fall at tourist attraction

Industry: Tourism

In October 2019, a patron died, and another was seriously injured while using a zipline attraction as part of a rainforest adventure tour.

Read more...

Electrical licensing disciplinary action

29 Nov 2019 | Electrical Safety Office

The Electrical Licensing Committee has disqualified an electrical worker from holding an electrical work or contractor licence for five years. He had advertised his services online to perform unlicensed electrical contracting work.

Read more...

eSAFE Construction - November 2019

Industry: Construction

In this edition: Builder fined $110,000 over worker impaling, Construction industry leads the way in safe work awards, New concrete pumping code to boost work safety, Lock down worksites safely over Christmas, Construction industry work safety statistics highlighted and much more.

Read more...

$54,000 fine after elderly woman injured

A Brendale company and one of its officers have been fined $54,000 after a woman was injured when a water tank being delivered to her Morton Vale property struck her.

Read more...

Industrial gas and liquid supplier fined $200,000 after incident at Wacol plant

A large national company with ties to an international entity which specialises in the manufacturing and supply of industrial gases was yesterday sentenced in the Richlands Magistrates Court.

Read more...
Displaying results of 346
Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next
Last updated
29 May 2017

Details

Published: 01 Mar 2011
News type:
Business:

Related news

Search for ...