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Announcements & Publications

Inspection program looks at safety in child care centres

WorkSafe is conducting a proactive inspection program to look at safety issues in WA’s child care centres. The program will continue until the end of the...

Safety alert 10/2018 Advertisers standing near roadways,...

Employees standing near traffic along roadways, roundabouts and in parking areas while holding or ‘flapping’ advertising billboards can be exposed to a...

Safety alert 09/2018 Managing work-related violence in...

Home and community care service workers are at risk of exposure to work-related violence when working alone in a client’s home. Risks may arise from actions...

Tougher penalties for workplaces

Penalties for breaches of Western Australia’s workplace health and safety laws increased from 3 October 2018. The new penalties are consistent with the...

Safety alert 08/2018 Worker crushed by falling gate

WorkSafe is investigating an incident in which a worker suffered serious crush injuries as a result of a large metal sliding gate falling on him.  The...

Child care - Checklist

This checklist has been developed to highlight safety issues in child care workplaces and provides information on how to best manage those risks to minimise...

Workers in primary schools - checklist

This checklist has been developed to highlight safety issues for workers in primary schools and provides information on how to best manage those risks to...

Reminder on reporting of work-related hazards and incidents

WorkSafe has reminded workers and the community that hazards and incidents in their workplace can be anonymously reported by telephone or in writing. Reports...

Inspection program looks at scientific testing workplaces

WorkSafe is conducting a proactive inspection program to look at safety issues in workplaces where scientific testing and analysis is carried out. Inspectors...

Updated FIFO code open for comment

The Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety has released an updated draft code of practice to help promote and maintain the mental health of FIFO...

Safety alert 07/2018 - Farm worker fatally injured during...

WorkSafe is investigating an incident where a farm worker was fatally injured when it appears that a tractor unexpectedly lurched forward while he was...

Roadblock exercises continue to measure compliance with...

WorkSafe continues to participate in roadblock exercises, with the latest one revealing a reasonable level of compliance with fatigue management and related...

WorkSafe education resources
WorkSafe fatigue management
WorkSafe High Risk Work Licence
Work Health and Safety Legislation Reform
Prevent slips and trips in the workplace
Occupational Safety and Health Act and Regulations