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WorkSafe Inspectors Focus on Falling Objects on Building Sites

Falling objects have been identified as a major source of concern for the construction industry in Victoria, with 5 people having lost their lives from falling objects at Victorian building sites over the past 5 years.During that time 721 people

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Security Guard Killed in Construction Site Accident

A security guard is a casualty of construction work at a building site near Central Park. The consequences of falling objects on construction sites can be dangerous, even fatal not only for workers on site but bystanders as well as

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Workplace Incident Causes Serious Leg Injury for Contractor

According to media reports, another serious workplace incident has taken place on a Queensland work site, this time involving a sandblasting canister. A contractor was injured when the sandblasting canister fell off a forklift and onto his leg. He had

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WorkSafe Video Highlights Risks Associated with High Rise Falling Objects

Construction sites are one of the most high risk working environments and falling objects are one of the risks that we need to contend with. Even objects that fall from relatively low heights can cause serious injury, so employers must

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