Safely immobilising heavy vehicles and trailers

Falls from trucks

There have been 14 fatalities in Queensland where a worker was crushed or hit by a heavy vehicle or trailer because it was not effectively immobilised. read more... about Safely immobilising heavy vehicles and trailers

Onsite traffic management and pedestrian safety

Man being supervised using a forklift

Workplaces in the construction, manufacturing, transport and agriculture industries will be the focus of a year-long statewide audit campaign starting in July 2016 targeting traffic management. read more... about Onsite traffic management and pedestrian safety

Queensland bus driver safety campaign

Brisbane city bus stop

Workplace Health and Safety Queensland (WHSQ) will be conducting a safety campaign, from July 2016 to December 2016, across passenger service providers in the bus, tram and ferry industries. read more... about Queensland bus driver safety campaign

About transport postal and warehousing

The transport, postal and warehousing industry incorporates:

  • all forms of transport road, rail, water, air and space, freight and passenger transport
  • other transport, such as scenic transport and sightseeing
  • postal and courier pick-up and delivery services
  • transport support services, such as port operations and stevedoring
  • other transport support services such as customs agency services
  • warehousing and storage services.

Chemicals of security concern

Common hazards

Last updated
27 September 2016