15 New Inspectors graduated to begin task of keeping Victoria safe

New inspectors to boost workplace safety Fifteen new inspectors who graduated from a 17-week training program last week will begin the task of keeping Victorians safe and healthy at work this month. The new inspectors will assist WorkSafe to carry out more than 45, 000 workplace ...
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15 New Inspectors graduated to begin task of keeping Victoria safe

Worksafe ACT Issues almost 250 improvement and prohibition notices

WorkSafe ACT has issued almost 250 improvement and prohibition notices, 23 infringement notices totalling over $80, 000, enforceable undertakings of more than $700, 000 during 3, 854 workplace visits across Canberra in the past year. ACT Work Safety Commissioner Greg Jones said there had also bee ...
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Worksafe ACT Issues almost 250 improvement and prohibition notices

Man crushed to death by falling pallets from a forklift

  Company fined over forklift incident Auckland – A major freight distribution and logistics company in New Zealand was sentenced following an incident in which a worker was crushed to death by falling pallets that were being moved from a train wagon by forklift in Septem ...
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Man crushed to death by falling pallets from a forklift

What causes racking to collapse

  What causes racking to collapse? There are a number of different factors that could result in a racking collapse. The cause might not be a single factor, but can be a number of combined factors which ultimately weaken the structure to a point where it collapses. The most widely u ...
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What causes racking to collapse

Securing Dyna Bolts to Base Plate of Racking

The installation of dyna bolts for pallet racking should be installed using the racking manufacturers guide lines that have been predetermined by qualified engineers.  The dyna bolts are normally installed using the following procedure: Using the holes in the base plate ...
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Securing Dyna Bolts to Base Plate of Racking

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