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Ignorance not an excuse for safety breaches

Ignorance not an excuse for safety breaches 20 August 2020 by Nina Hoang Once again the Courts and Tribunals have re-emphasized the importance of reasonable practicability. Employers must do everything they reasonably…

Safety In-Brief – August 2020

Safety In-Brief – August 2020 5 August 2020 by Nina Hoang July was a busy month full of interesting cases with lessons to learn. This month the safety space focuses on COVID legislative changes, falls from height…

Dreamworld charges finally laid

Dreamworld charges finally laid 31 July 2020 by Nina Hoang In 2016, a horrific accident occurred at the Thunder River Rapids Ride at Dreamworld. A raft carrying six people flipped after impacting another raft which had…