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Safe Work Month 2021

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Prepare for WHS laws

Information on the new work health and safety laws is now available.

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Online reporting

WorkSafe has introduced an online service to enable employers to report specific workplace injuries and diseases.

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Announcements & Publications

Safe Work Month 2021 - Campaign kit

October is Safe Work Month, it is easy to join us in promoting safety in your workplace. Be a safety champion throughout October by: Using our campaign kit...

Reassurance for volunteer firefighters under new laws

The WorkSafe Western Australia Commissioner has moved to reassure senior leaders that volunteer firefighters will not be adversely affected by the incoming...

What to do if a worker has COVID-19

Safe Work Australia has created an easy to follow infographic to advise workplaces on the steps they should take if a worker comes down with a suspected or...

Development company fined $95,000 over serious injuries...

A land development company has been fined $95,000 (and ordered to pay $2044.50 in costs) over an incident in 2018 in which a worker was seriously injured...

Inspection program looks at safety in takeaway food outlets

WorkSafe is undertaking a proactive inspection program to look at workplace safety and health issues in takeaway food outlets. The program will involve...

ThinkSafe magazine

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

Request for exemption

Use this form to apply to the WorkSafe Commissioner for an exemption from complying with a requirement of the Occupational Safety and Health Regulations 1996.

Safety bulletin 02/2021 - Uncontrolled movement of...

WorkSafe has recently had a number of reported incidents involving the unplanned and uncontrolled movement of plant or vehicles, which have resulted in the...

Safety alert 06/2021 Off-highway haul truck tyre blowout...

In February 2020, a haul truck arrived at a workshop for maintenance with no tyres fitted in position 4 or 5. The position 6 tyre casing blew out 15 days...

Aged care and other residential care facilities:...

The Western Australian occupational safety and health laws require employers to take care of the safety and health of their workers and others at the...

Checklist - Motorcycle retailing

This checklist has been developed to provide information and assistance to employers, self-employed persons, persons having control of workplaces and...

Roofing company fined $450,000 over serious fall injuries...

A roofing company has been fined $450,000 (and ordered to pay $3056 in costs) after a roof plumber fell through a penetration on the construction site of the...

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