Inspection program looks at road freight transport

Inspection program looks at road freight transport

A WORKSAFE Western Australia proactive inspection program will look at safety issues in the road freight...

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25 NOVEMBER 2015
Worksafe highlights hazards in veg industry

Worksafe highlights hazards in veg industry

A WORKSAFE inspection program in the vegetable growing industry has reinforced previous concerns over...

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16 NOVEMBER 2015
Training could quell quad bike danger

Training could quell quad bike danger

Quad bikes continue to pose a serious risk to users, with fatalities not subsiding. Jessica Strauss investigates....

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30 OCTOBER 2015
Australian producers urged to join the food labelling conversation

Australian producers urged to join the food labelling conversation

AUSTRALIAN food producers and consumers are being encouraged to get involved in a national discussion...

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26 OCTOBER 2015
Quad bike deaths prompt warning of dangers

Quad bike deaths prompt warning of dangers

THREE quad bike deaths in Western Australia so far this year have prompted a joint warning from Consumer...

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05 OCTOBER 2015
Precautions for working alone

Precautions for working alone

Farmers often work alone, whether it is out doing maintenance work on piping, tending to fencing out...

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21 SEPTEMBER 2015
$35,000 fine after amputation of farm worker's fingers

$35,000 fine after amputation of farm worker's fingers

A NEW Norcia farming company and a company director in Western Australia have been fined a total of $35,000...

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13 JULY 2015
Keep safe while using machinery

Keep safe while using machinery

IN RECENT weeks there have been three fatalities on farms involving machinery. Jessica Strauss spoke...

Machinery General

10 JULY 2015
New CEO for Farmsafe WA

New CEO for Farmsafe WA

FORMER GrowZone WA CEO and business mentor Maree Gooch has been appointed the new chief of FarmSafe WA....

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01 JULY 2015
How to handle burns

How to handle burns

Working on a farm means you'll be exposed to various chemicals and work equipment which could result...

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03 JUNE 2015
Stay safe storing grain

Stay safe storing grain

With silos and augers being key parts of grain storage, there are health and safety risks associated...

Agronomy

18 MAY 2015
Proper servicing maximises productivity and safety

Proper servicing maximises productivity and safety

WITH its combination of hazards and work context, farming can be dangerous.

Machinery General

15 MAY 2015