News Update

Latest edition

Read the February 2024 News Update

  • how workers can stay safe when working in extremes
  • the new online SWMS tool for supporting high risk work in the construction industry
  • the latest WHS model Code of Practice: Sexual and gender-based harassment
  • updates from our team of data analysts

    Previous editions

    November 2023

    Read the November 2023 News Update

    • Recommendation to prohibit the use of engineered stone: Keeping the next generation of workers safe 
    • Welcoming Marie Boland Safe Work Australia’s new CEO
    • Do you know your WHS duties in construction?  

    August 2023

    Read the August 2023 News Update

    • Our Data. Your Stories.
    • Putting together the data puzzle
    • How data can be a powerful tool for WHS professionals

    May 2023

    Read the May 2023 News Update

    • Preventing harm from exposure to silica dust
    • Education to improve work health and safety for food delivery workers
    • Taking action to reduce workers’ compensation stigma

    February 2023

    Read the February 2023 News Update

    • The Australian Work Health and Safety Strategy 2023
    • The Australian WHS Strategy – how can I get involved?
    • New industry and working with evolving technologies

    November 2022

    Read the November 2022 News Update

    • The economic value of reducing work-related injuries and illnesses
    • Latest trends in mental health conditions
    • How we are working to prevent silicosis

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