Pregnant women at risk of domestic violence to get more support through Family Safety Hub

Pregnant women at risk of domestic violence to get more support through Family Safety Hub

Updated May 11, 2018 10:58:46 Being pregnant can be stressful at the best of times, but for some women it can be downright dangerous — as the risk of violence is greater during pregnancy and post-partum. According to analysis of Australian Bureau of Statistics data, nationally more than half of …

Food safety: Are the sniff test, the five-second rule and rare burgers safe?

Food safety: Are the sniff test, the five-second rule and rare burgers safe?

Posted May 10, 2018 12:58:41 Photo: All minced, rolled, stuffed, tenderised and similar types of meat (including burgers) need to be cooked right through. (Supplied: (Yelp) Noah E) There are many rules in food safety lore, some that have a basis in fact, and some that are purely grounded in …

Daniel Andrews on emergency department safety

May 10, 2018. Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews and Mental Health Minister Martin Foley on Mental Health Emergency Department Crisis Hubs announced in the budget. "There are more and more people presenting to emergency departments with challenging behaviour," he said. "The emergency department should be a safe place. These reforms, this …

Quad bike makers quit safety advisory panel, accusing ACCC of bias

Quad bike makers quit safety advisory panel, accusing ACCC of bias

Updated May 07, 2018 14:46:40 Photo: Quad bike manufacturers disagree with researchers over the best way to improve quad bike safety. (ABC News: Col Hertzog ) Hopes of reaching a consensus on a new quad bike safety regime have been dashed following the resignation of the manufacturer’s representatives from a …

MPs’ vehicle fines revealed, as safety advocates call for politicians with traffic offences to fess up

MPs’ vehicle fines revealed, as safety advocates call for politicians with traffic offences to fess up

Updated May 04, 2018 12:56:20 Australia’s parliamentarians must disclose their speeding and other serious traffic offences, according to road safety advocates including a current Coalition MP. Key points: Exclusive investigation reveals the MPs who have accrued the most vehicle infringements Road safety advocates are now demanding MPs reveal their driving …

Mount Lyell inquest: Safety manager insists abseiling fastest way to reach victims

Mount Lyell inquest: Safety manager insists abseiling fastest way to reach victims

Posted April 27, 2018 16:56:20 Photo: Phillip Kemp dismissed suggestions a ladder should have been used to reach the men. (ABC News: Rhiannon Shine) A mine safety manager has defended the response to a fatal fall at a copper mine on Tasmania’s west coast, as family members speak about the …

Lead Safety Engineer job in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia | Job ID: 571773

Lead Safety Engineer job in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia | Job ID: 571773

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia | $120000 – $135000 per annum, plus pension fund | Permanent About Airswift Airswift is an international workforce solutions provider within the energy, process and infrastructure industries. Airswift serves as a strategic partner to our clients, offering a turnkey workforce solution to capture and …

Gymnastics Australia responds to Larry Nassar abuse scandal with child safety measures

Gymnastics Australia responds to Larry Nassar abuse scandal with child safety measures

Updated April 24, 2018 14:22:55 Photo: Former US team doctor Larry Nassar’s abuse of young gymnasts has prompted updated child safety guidelines in the sport in Australia. (AP: Matthew Dae Smith/Lansing State Journal) Related Story: ‘Clearly you are in denial’: Larry Nassar sentenced to another 40 to 125 years’ jail …

Australian clothing brands won’t commit to garment workers’ safety | Fashion

A group of well-known Australian clothing brands has failed to sign a crucial accord protecting garment workers in the wake of the Rana Plaza disaster, according to Oxfam. Tuesday marks the fifth anniversary of the Rana Plaza collapse, Bangladesh’s worst industrial disaster. The building housed five garment factories supplying global …

Senior Safety Assurance Engineers – Australia

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