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Debra Summers was employed by SAPOL as a part-time cook and cleaner at the Echunga Training Reserve when she died of hypothermia after becoming trapped in a walk-in freezer.
SafeWork SA is working closely with SAPOL to investigate the circumstances of the death of a 57-year-old man at a Lewiston property on Wednesday night. Investigations are continuing.
The annual awards were presented today by His Excellency the Honourable Hieu Van Le AC, Governor of South Australia, at Government House.
Farm owners can manage the risks and hazards of their work by ensuring equipment is well-maintained, workers are trained for the task and that adequate rest breaks are provided so no-one works whil
“Slips, trips and falls are the second leading cause of injuries in Australia, and the most serious is falling from heights,” said SafeWork SA Executive Director Martyn Campbell.
Four more South Australian industries have been identified to receive specific advice and support in a new suite of Industry Action Plans aimed at reducing workplace injuries and improving overall
A worker in Canberra was killed in August 2018 in an incident involving a gas explosion. Read the WorkSafe ACT Safety Alert at the bottom of the page for further information.
SafeWork SA was notified of an incident in which it is believed a full grain silo collapsed near Mallala on Wednesday, 20 June.
We are investigating an incident that occurred 5 June 2018, in which a fire broke out in a spray booth at a Pooraka business while workers were spraying.