Safety Updates

2019

Recent penalties for safety breaches - 8 November 2019

Work Health and Safety Bill introduces 'industrial manslaughter' offences - 12 September 2019

Working at heights - 15 August 2019

Identify the safety weaknesses in your business with this quick quiz - 1 August 2019

Silica - are you aware of the hazards? - 4 July 2019

EGT Safety Alert 80: Electric shock - contact between active and neutral - 5 June 2019

Clarification regarding the Apprentice Supervision Guidelines - 4 June 2019

New Code of Practice for FIFO workers - 2 May 2019

Revised Code of Practice for concrete and masonry cutting and drilling - 15 April 2018

2018

EGT Safety Alert 78: Electric shock - circuit identification failure - 14 November 2018

State Government to increase fines for workplace safety offences - 29 October 2018

19 year-old electrical apprentice dies after a 12m fall - 13 September 2018

EGT Safety Alert 76: Changes to Supervision and Live Work Laws - 23 July 2018

EGT Safety Alert 75: Electric shock - failure to test the tester - 6 June 2018

EGT Safety Alert 73 - Electric Shock (Neutral Conductor Back Feed) - 11 May 2018

New restrictions on working on or near energised electrical equipment – 9 May 2018

Asbestos in air conditioning ductwork – 6 April 2018

EGT Safety Alert 72 - Electric Shock - 19 March 2018

Load Restraint - National Transport Commission (NTC) updated load restraint guide now available - 8 March 2018

Be asbestos aware - free handbook for NECA members - 8 February 2018

EGT Safety Alert 71 - Heat is a Hazard - 16 January 2018

EGT Safety Alert 70 - Electric Shock Incident – 16 January 2018


2017 Updates 

2016 Updates

2015 Updates