Transport and storage statistics
Information on all work-related fatalities occurring in this industry can be found in the Work-related Traumatic Injuries report.
Information on serious injuries and fatalities for which workers’ compensation was received in this industry can be found in the Compendium of Workers’ Compensation Statistics.
Analysis from the ABS Work-related injuries survey showed that Transport & storage workers aged 35 to 44 years recorded an injury rate 75% higher than the rate recorded by all Australian workers of this age. View the report.
Information on how this priority industry is performing under the National OHS Strategy can be found in Priority Industries.
Safe Work Australia has published the Work health and safety in the road freight transport industry report which provides an overview of the work health and safety status within the road freight transport industry.