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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.

Linfox Australia fined following crush incident  - 13 Feb 2015

Comcare welcomes the Federal Court's decision to fine Linfox Australia following a forklift incident in which an employee suffered serious head and facial injuries.

Transpacific Industries fined following chemical incident  - 23 Dec 2014

Comcare welcomes the Federal Court in Adelaide's decision to fine Transpacific Industries following an incident involving an employee being exposed to hazardous chemicals.

John Holland fined following fatality  - 11 Nov 2014

Comcare welcomes the Federal Court’s decision to fine two John Holland entities a total of $360 000 following a fatal incident at the Perth City Link Rail Project.

2014 Comcare Work Health and Safety Awards and Seacare Awards Winners Announced  - 11 Sep 2014

This year, the Comcare Work Health and Safety Awards were combined with the Seacare Awards. Last night, at the Melbourne Town Hall, organisations and individuals operating within or providing a service for the Comcare and Seacare schemes were recognised and awarded for their achievements in workplace health and safety, rehabilitation and return to work.

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