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Company fined $170,000 over Brisbane fatality  - 11 May 2016

A fatal accident at Brisbane’s Airport Link project has cost construction company John Holland a $170,000 fine for breaching Commonwealth work health and safety laws.

Airservices fined over fatal Darwin crash  - 22 Apr 2016

Airservices Australia has been fined $160,000 for breaching federal work health and safety laws over a fatal crash involving an airport firefighting truck.

Nominations open for 2016 Comcare WHS Awards  - 04 Apr 2016

Nominations are now open for the 2016 Comcare Work Health and Safety Awards.

Are you GHS ready?  - 31 Mar 2016

A new international system of chemical labelling and classification will be a focus of forums being held across Australia by federal work health and safety regulator Comcare.

Defence fined over soldier’s death in training exercise  - 20 Aug 2015

The Australian Defence Force has been fined $220,000 for breaching federal workplace health and safety laws over the fatal shooting of a soldier in a training exercise.

Companies charged over Adelaide workplace accidents  - 29 Jul 2015

Federal workplace health and safety regulator Comcare has filed legal proceedings against two national employers over separate workplace incidents in Adelaide.

Australian Lawyers Alliance claims disappointing  - 01 Jul 2015

The Australian Lawyers Alliance's latest criticism of Comcare's work health and safety regulation is disappointing and incorrect.

Transpacific fined over fatal Perth crash  - 22 May 2015

Waste management company Transpacific Industries Pty Ltd has been fined $363 000 for breaching federal work health and safety laws over a fatal accident in Perth.

John Holland fined over injury to Brisbane worker  - 24 Apr 2015

Construction company John Holland has been fined $110,000 for breaching federal occupational health and safety laws over an injury to one of its workers.

Executive appointments to strengthen Comcare  - 22 Apr 2015

Two new executive appointments will strengthen Comcare's workers' compensation insurance and claims management operations.

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