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Safety Campaign Utilised Mother’s Worry to Raise Awareness

Mums are the latest weapon in the fight for construction site safety as one of the nation’s largest construction companies use mums’ worry to help spread the message of safety. The new strategy to help keep workers safe is part

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Young Apprentice Fatality in Sydney- Company Had been Warned about Safety Before the Accident

Recent reports have emerged that reveal that safety concerns were raised at the Macquarie Park site where 18 year old Christopher Cassaniti was killed prior to the scaffolding collapse that resulted in his death. A report by 60 Minutes indicated

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Worker Dies After Electric Shock Incident on Sydney’s North Shore

A man has died after suffering an electric shock while at work on power-lines on Sydney’s lower north shore. Paramedics were called to the scene where they attended to the man who had suffered an electric shock. The 39 year

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Melbourne Family’s Lucky Escape after Crane Falls on House

A Melbourne family were lucky to escape injury after a crane collapsed onto their home, crushing half of the structure. The family watched in terror as the roof of their home in Yarraville caved in as they sat just metres

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Police Search for Duo That Scaled Crane in Melbourne

Police are searching for 2 people who are accused of climbing a crane at a Melbourne CBD construction site recently. The pair managed to evade police who searched the Collins Street building to no avail. Police are still trying to

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The Technologies and Inventions Making Construction Easier

Construction is a dynamic industry and new inventions are revolutionising the industry everyday. In this video we see some of the technologies and inventions that are making the building industry better, increasing productivity and lowering costs.

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Video Showcases Construction Workers on The Job

If you enjoy watching construction underway, you’ll love this video of construction workers doing some innovative construction. Are they smart or just asking for trouble, watch the video and judge for yourself.

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Earthmoving Company Has Been Fined $90,000 After A Worker Crushed

The crushing incident involving a dump truck in 2016 has cost an earthmoving company $90,000. A 26 year old worker was underneath the body of the dump truck when the incident occurred. The Sydney-based earthmoving company supplies civil construction and

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New FIFO Mental Health Code Launched for WA

Australia’s first code of practice addressing the mental health of Fly-in fly-out (FIFO) workers in the resources and construction sectors has been launched by Western Australia. The ‘Mentally healthy workplaces for fly-in fly-out workers in the resources and construction sectors’

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Federal Inquiry Found That Being Tired at Work is Equivalent to Being Drunk

If you thought going to work tired every day was no big deal, a new study has revealed that tired workers are as impaired as drunk drivers. Researchers found that tired workers, like drunk drivers present a danger to themselves

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