Construction Accident – Three People Injured in Near Fatal Crane Accident

Construction is one of the most high risk industries globally but there are certain countries where occupational health and safety doesn’t play a very central role. It is in these countries that we normally hear about construction accidents because productivity is usually valued over safety. These are usually developing countries where workers are so grateful […]

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Crane Crashes into House in Bunbury

Yet another crane crash has occurred this time in Bunbury, Australind. The crane crashed into a home, thankfully it was unoccupied at the time so no one was injured. The incident which took place at around 10am had fire fighters rushing to the scene along with a WorkSafe representative. WorkSafe is investigating the incident and […]

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WorkCover NSW Safety Alert issued – Dogging and Crane operations

WorkCover NSW has issued another safety alert, this time drawing attention to dogging and crane operations. The alert was issued after 2 incidents involving doggers who were seriously injured during crane operations where goods were being unsafely craned. The incident in question during which the 2 doggers were injured happened when a 1.2 tonne I-beam […]

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