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Man dies after falling 20m from crane

Wednesday, December 08, 2010

One man has died and authorities have rescued a second after a workplace accident in Western Australia's Goldfields.  Read Full Article

Major Inspection Requirements for Cranes

Sunday, September 05, 2010

A safety alert has been issued from Workcover NSW - but any organisations in Australia involved in the use or hire of cranes should take note of this alert. Read Full Article

Construction Worker Catapulted from Crane

Friday, April 23, 2010

A man is lucky to be alive after he was catapulted out of the cabin of a crane on a Melbourne construction site. The man was working on a shopping complex in Springvale when a counterbalance fell off the crane and was left dangling by his safety harness 40 metres above the ground.  Read Full Article

Dock workers injured as 28 tonnes of steel falls from crane

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Bluescope Steel is defending its loading operations after an incident at Port Kembla, in Wollongong, where workers narrowly escaped being crushed. Read Full Article

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