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21 Jan19
Media Release

An engaging new video series by SafeWork SA aims to improve safety and awareness in the agriculture industry by focusing on the most common causes of injuries on our farms.

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14 Jan19
Media Release

SafeWork SA has commenced a six-month audit campaign of Elevating Work Platforms (EWPs) in order to educate businesses and operators about their safety duties and enforce compliance with the law.

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09 Jan19
Incident Alert

SafeWork SA is investigating the death of a farm worker who it appears fell into a silo at Kalanbi. No further details are available while the investigation is ongoing.

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05 Dec18
Media Release

Employers with outdoor work are reminded to take measures to manage the risks associated with heat stress and solar UV radiation as South Australia's summer takes hold with hot weather forecasts th

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23 Nov18
Incident Alert

SafeWork SA is attending the site and closely monitoring risks associated with suspected asbestos and loose debris as the site clean up and repairs are conducted.

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22 Nov18
Safety News

The lead up to the end of the year is traditionally a high-risk period for all sectors of the construction industry in South Australia.

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01 Nov18
Media Release
The South Australian Employment Tribunal on Wednesday found that Simec Zen Technologies (Power and Energy) had inadequate WHS systems in place at the time of the incident and exposed its employees to
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01 Nov18
Media Release
SafeWork SA acknowledges the Coroner’s comments and his suggestion of an amendment to the WHS Act to clarify the agency’s role in the event of a workplace fatality.
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25 Oct18
Incident Alert

General safety information:

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25 Oct18
Incident Alert

We are investigating an incident that occurred yesterday at Salisbury Plain in which a worker sustained serious injuries.

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