31 December 2004
NOHSC Media Releases
The National Occupational Health and Safety Commission (NOHSC) today issued the following media releases.
NOHSC declares amendments to the exposure standards for crystalline silica (PDF 32 kb)
NOHSC declares amendments to the Approved Criteria for Classifying Hazardous Substances [NOHSC:1008(1999)] (PDF 32 kb)
23 December 2004
The Industrial Relations Court has heard how a worker fell 5 metres while working on a roof without fall protection.
News Release - 23 December 2004Worker falls 5 metres (PDF 23 kb)
3 December 2004
Two employers were convicted and fined in the Industrial Relations Court today after pleading guilty to failing to ensure the safety of workers who in separate incidents, were seriously injured while operating unsafe plant.
News Release - 3 December 2004Workers Injured by Unsafe Plant (PDF 24 kb)
2 December 2004
View News Release from the link below.
News Release - 2 December 2004Employer convicted over workplace death (PDF 25 kb)