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International Asbestos Conference emphasises individual vigilance 24 Nov 2015

Homeowners thinking about pre-Christmas home renovations are being warned to arm themselves with information about the risks of inadvertently disturbing asbestos as part of a push to raise community awareness this November. Read more...

Tips to manage stressful situations and unreasonable behaviour 19 Nov 2015

While employers can’t necessarily control every customer’s reactions, employers can take steps to ensure their staff know what to do when faced with unreasonable behaviour, how to manage stressful situations, and how to deal with threatening actions in a safe manner.


Engineering firm puts #HANDSUP for mental health 12 Nov 2015

G&S Engineering is encouraging people to talk about mental health, and put their hands up if they know someone, or if they are someone, who has experienced mental health issues. Read more...

Express your views about workplace chemical exposure standards 10 Nov 2015

Safe Work Australia is holding a public consultation process about exposure standards for hazardous chemicals used in workplaces.


Queensland capacity certificate 06 Nov 2015

The Workers' Compensation Regulator is reviewing the current Queensland workers’ compensation medical certificate, so we can design a new certificate that is focused on a workers’ capacity rather than incapacity for work.


Asbestos Awareness Month 03 Nov 2015

November is Asbestos Awareness Month and raises awareness of the need to handle asbestos safely during home renovations and maintenance. Read more...

Starting the conversation with a worker who is struggling 02 Nov 2015

Managers can find it difficult to know how to take the right kind of early action to control the risk of psychological injuries in their workplace. Here are some practical tips to start the conversation.


Queensland awards showcase rehabilitation and work safety innovation 26 Oct 2015

Employers and workers across the state are celebrating their success as winners in the Queensland Safe Work and Return to Work Awards. Treasurer and Minister for Industrial Relations Curtis Pitt congratulated all of the winners and finalists and said it was inspiring to see a record number of entries, with some being named as finalists in more than one category Read more...

Scentre Group committed to Safety 23 Oct 2015

Scentre Group is showing how it’s fashionable to be safety conscious with the launch of their Safety Week campaign from Monday, 26 October through to Friday 30 October at all Westfield Centres across Queensland. Read more...
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29 June 2015

There's nothing like getting back for getting better

Workers who get back to safe work as soon as possible recover more quickly than those who wait until they are fully recovered.


There's nothing like getting back for getting better

WorkCover Connect: the essential online service for managing workers' compensation

We're excited to announce WorkCover Connect, a new online service connecting Queensland businesses to everything they need to efficiently manage workers’ compensation.