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We acknowledge Aboriginal people as the Traditional Custodians of the lands on which we deliver our services.

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When children can work - in the spotlight

With the entertainment industry alive with activity, the spotlight is on young performers and raising awareness of child employment laws in Western Australia...

Alert to Perth motorists - fill up now to beat the petrol...

Motorists in Perth and Mandurah are advised to fill up now if they need to, with petrol prices set to rise tomorrow. After today motorists will likely have...

Managing risks of plant in the workplace: Code of practice

This code of practice provides practical guidance on how to manage health and safety risks associated with managing risks of plant in the workplace.

Health and Safety Bulletin No. 15 Hydraulic fluid...

WorkSafe is aware of recent incidents where hydraulic fluid contamination has resulted in the uncontrolled movement of the basket on elevating work platforms...

Health and Safety Bulletin No. 14 Bridge crane and...

In 2023, WorkSafe received reports of two near miss incidents involving overhead bridge cranes. In each case, crane technicians used a scissor lift type of...

PLB policy - Photographs for identification cards

PLB policy – Qualifications required to obtain a...

The objective of this policy is to guide members of the Plumbers Licensing Board (the Board), and departmental officers delegated by the Board, in making...

PLB policy – Applications for the renewal of a...

The objective of this policy is to guide members of the Plumbers Licensing Board (the Board) in making appropriate, consistent and legally valid decisions on...

PLB Policy - Qualifications required to obtain a...

The objective of this policy is to guide members of the Plumbers Licensing Board (the Board), and departmental officers delegated by the Board, in making...

Complaints and conciliation: a guide for consumers

Publication last updated 17 July 2020 The Department of Energy, Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety’s Consumer Protection Division is here to help...

Form 202 Changes to plant information

The preferred lodgement method for Form 202 submissions is through the online form. Submit your application online Click here to submit your application...

Commissioner's Blog: Click and wait – who’s responsible...

A lot of us love a bit of online shopping. The convenience and fast delivery times are all part of the lure. Online stores like Temu, Amazon and Shein are...