Companies fined after man blinded, suffers serious facial and skull fractures
Two companies have been fined a total of $155,000 after a worker in Western Sydney was blinded and left with multiple facial and skull fractures when a high-pressure gas hose fitting came loose.
Work Health and Safety webinars available for download
Instructional webinars on the new Work Health and Safety Act are now available for download from the WorkCover website.
NSW manufacturers fined $193,000 after pallets fall on three men
Two NSW cardboard box manufacturers and a manager have been fined a total of $193,000 and ordered to pay WorkCover’s legal costs after a one-tonne pallet toppled onto three workers, causing serious injuries in late 2007.