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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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Construction Worker’s Skull Pierced by Steel Rod and He Miraculously Survives

A construction worker from central India recently survived a horrific workplace accident that resulted in him being impaled through the skull with an iron rod. The 21 year old worker was busy on site when he fell into a well

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Sydney Scaffolding Fatality Prompts Calls for Safety Review

Calls for an urgent safety review of the construction industry and scaffolding in particular have been renewed following the death of an 18 year old apprentice at a Sydney construction site recently. The most recent fatality was that of 18

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2019 World Day for Safety and Health at Work

Sunday 28th April was World Day for Safety and Health at Work to promote health and safety on the job and Workers’ Memorial Day to remember all those we’ve lost to work related injury or illness. The theme of this

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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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Elderly Man Injured after Falling on Sunshine Coast

Another fall from height has taken place, this time at a property north of Gympie. An elderly man had to be airlifted to hospital after he slipped and fell about 3 metres while working on a shed. The man arrived

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Fatal Electric Shock Incident Claims Sydney Worker’s Life

A fatal electric shock incident has taken place in Sydney’s Lower North Shore. A man died after being electrocuted while working on power-lines on Tuesday. It is believed the 39 year old man was working on a cherry picker at

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