There has been much written recently about this subject and it has been accompanied with changes to legislation in some jurisdictions. Let us explore exactly what industrial manslaughter is. Murder is roughly defined as the taking of a human life with prior intent. A typical scenario might...

If we think about the job of safety officers, safety managers and anyone else trying to train workers in an element of Safety, at HBA we believe something could deliver a safer workplace and that is ensuring the audience, whether 1 or 101, understands what...

Safe Work Australia has updated the WHS prosecutions dashboard to reflect the latest publicly available data from 2022, available on Safe Work Australia’s interactive data website, Our Data. Your Stories. The prosecutions repository provides national information on criminal prosecutions for breaching WHS laws or regulations...

We are excited to announce this week’s competition winner which was centred around Working together to ensure a safe and healthy workplace. It was very difficult to choose a winner as there were quite a few excellent entries but there can only be one prize each...

Toolbox Talk 3 - Working together to support all workers https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d7T1jBtr9Ts Week 4 - Working together to ensure a safe and healthy workplace https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sS5VSnrsMGI ...

We are excited to announce this week’s competition winner which was centred around Working together to support all workers. It was very difficult to choose a winner as there were quite a few excellent entries but there can only be one prize each week. The winning...

We were excited to receive so many entries for our first week’s competition which was centred around Working together to manage risks at work. It was very difficult to choose a winner as there were quite a few excellent entries but there can only be...

As part of the October Safety month HBA has recorded 4 short toolbox talks which are in line with the theme for each of the weeks as chosen by Safe Work Australia. The talks will be released on Wednesday of each of the weeks starting...