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Rigger Crushed by Steel Beam at Barangaroo

Friday, March 03, 2017

The worker who died in an accident at a construction site at Barangaroo on Thursday afternoon (2/3/17) has been named as Hunter Valley man Timothy Macpherson. Read Full Article

Company Convicted For Backpacker Scalping

Wednesday, February 01, 2017

A labour hire company has been fined $60,000 over a horrific workplace accident in which an Irish backpacker was scalped and lost an ear. Read Full Article

Construction Boss Charged with Manslaughter

Monday, November 21, 2016

One of the workers crushed to death by a falling concrete slab at Eagle Farm allegedly sent a text message to his boss before his death, raising concerns that the panels did not fit onto the pads. Read Full Article

Fortescue Mine Death - Lack of Detailed Safe Work Procedures

Friday, January 17, 2014

An initial report into the death of a worker at a Fortescue Metals mine in December says there was no detailed safe work procedure for the installation of an operator's cabin on a mining machine. Read Full Article

WorkCover Urges Caution after Forklift Fatality

Monday, December 23, 2013

Workcover New South Wales says injuries and deaths at work can have a long term impact on employees and special support is needed. Read Full Article

Worker killed at Ravensworth mine after vehicle run over by coal truck

Monday, December 02, 2013

Operations at a mine in the New South Wales Hunter Valley have shut down after a contractor was crushed to death by a coal truck. Read Full Article

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