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SafeWork SA is investigating a weekend incident at Nyrstar in which molten material and gas escaped from a large furnace.
Each individual lift must have an item of plant registration and comply with South Australian requirements before it can be placed into service.
Recently our Inspectors attended a worksite where a worker sustained fractures and minor amputation of his finger due to the failure of a pipe bender under hydraulic pressure.
SafeWork SA is satisfied that the key non-compliance issues at Circus Rio have been addressed and has lifted four of the nine prohibition notices put in place earlier this week.
In response to the incidents that led to worker injuries at Circus Rio, SafeWork SA has conducted a comprehensive safety audit of the circus’ operations.
SafeWork SA has responded to two incidents at Circus Rio, in our role of administering work health and safety legislation.
SafeWork SA inspectors and investigators attended Circus Rio on 16 July after receiving notice of the performer’s fall.
We are investigating an incident that occurred yesterday at Mannum in which a worker sustained serious burns whilst using oxy-acetylene cutting equipment to cut a steel drum.