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Public comment sought - Code of practice on workplace...

WA’s Commission for Occupational Safety and Health is seeking public comment on the code of practice for workplace behaviour. At the May meeting the...

First imprisonment under WA’s workplace safety and health...

The director of a shed building company has become the first person to be sentenced to a term of imprisonment under WA’s workplace safety and health laws....

Template - National Strategic Plan for Asbestos Awareness...

Western Australian State and Local government agencies are required to use this National Strategic Plan for Asbestos Awareness and Management 2019-2023 (NSP...

Court case leads to reminder to owner-builders on...

WorkSafe has reminded owner-builders of their responsibility for workplace safety after an owner-builder was fined $25,000 and granted a spent conviction...

Building company fined $175,000 over death of worker

Building company Gran Designs WA Pty Ltd has been fined a total of $175,000 over the 2017 death of a contract worker in the South-West town of Yarloop. The...

ThinkSafe magazine

ThinkSafe is the Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety’s flagship online publication for workplace safety and health in Western Australia....

Information sheet - Asbestos contaminated soils

This information sheet provides advice to persons in control of a workplace1 and those involved in inspecting, removing, managing or disposing of asbestos...

World Day for Safety and Health at Work and Workers'...

Wednesday 28 April 2021 is World Day for Safety and Health at Work and Worker's Memorial Day.  This day provides us an opportunity not only to raise...

Clean up after cyclones, storms or floods - information...

It's important for employers and workers to be prepared for the risks associated with cleaning up after a natural disaster. This publication has important...

WorkSafe charges shed company over worker fall death

WorkSafe has commenced prosecution action against a shed building company and its director over the fall death of a worker and the serious injury of another...

Nominations open for Work Health and Safety Excellence...

Nominations are now open for the prestigious 2021 Work Health and Safety Excellence Awards, celebrating safety across Western Australian workplaces. WorkSafe...

Mentally healthy workplaces - Podcasts and videos

The department's mental health and wellbeing inspectors have developed a series of  resources on workplace mental health and wellbeing. The concepts...

WorkSafe education resources
WorkSafe fatigue management
WorkSafe High Risk Work Licence
Work Health and Safety Legislation Reform

Workplace musculoskeletal framework and strategy

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