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Queensland worker run over by forklift

In May 2018, a worker was struck and run over by a forklift in the loading bay of an industrial workplace on the Gold Coast. Initial inquiries indicate he was standing in the loading bay when the forklift reversed away after returning product to an [...]

Queensland worker run over by forklift2018-06-20T17:03:09+00:00

Man killed by a bus in apparent driver-training exercise gone wrong

A man has been killed in the car park of Fairfield Showground in an apparent bus driver training exercise gone wrong. See Sydney Morning Herald article below Man killed by a bus in apparent driver-training exercise gone wrong By Lucy Cormack & Justine Landis Hanley 7 [...]

Man killed by a bus in apparent driver-training exercise gone wrong2018-06-20T16:09:24+00:00

Transport ministers agree to drafting new Australian driving laws for automated vehicles

Tuesday, 29 May 2018 A ground-breaking approach to driving laws in Australia will see the development of purpose-built legislation to allow an automated driving system (ADS) to drive more automated motor vehicles in place of a human. National Transport Commission (NTC) Chief Executive Paul Retter said [...]

Transport ministers agree to drafting new Australian driving laws for automated vehicles2018-05-30T17:14:25+00:00

Public consultation about the new WHS laws now open.

      Public consultation now open Public consultation to explore how the model WHS laws are working in practice is now open. The review will examine how the model WHS laws are operating in practice, whether they are achieving the objects stated in the [...]

Public consultation about the new WHS laws now open.2018-02-21T16:09:07+00:00