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Coroner examines "rare" fatality, and duty holders fined

Workplace safety, Jurisdiction, Legislation, regulation and caselaw, Issue/challenge/risk
A coronial inquiry has found that a single moment of inattention from a highly experienced worker led to him being dragged into a machine and dying. Meanwhile, an individual has been fined after a worker was killed on a tractor with corroded rollover protection, and an employer has been fined for confined space breaches.

Q2 2018: Everything you need to know from April to June

Workers' compensation, Workplace safety, Jurisdiction, Legislation, regulation and caselaw, Research and reports
In this major report, OHS Alert examines all the important work safety and workers' comp developments from the second quarter of 2018, including unprecedented regulatory action against a safety officer and eight other parties after a fatality, the High Court agreeing to determine the reach of the WHS Act, and numerous legislative changes.


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