An international construction contractor headquartered in Sydney has completed $400,000 of work health and safety measures as part of an enforceable undertaking entered into with SafeWork NSW. Following an incident where a worker sustained serious injury from being hit by a steel beam, Multiplex Constructions Pty Ltd (formerly Brookfield Multiplex Constructions Pty Ltd) agreed to […]

A study led by the Black Dog Institute has revealed that regular exercise of any intensity can prevent future depression – and just one hour can help. The results show even small amounts of exercise can protect against depression, with mental health benefits seen regardless of age or gender. The study involved more than 30,000 […]

Over the past five years, there has been an average of nine reported cases of silicosis a year in NSW and workers in the manufactured stone industry are among those at risk. This industry uses newer engineered stone products which contain high levels of crystalline silica, for bathroom and kitchen benchtops. Crystalline silica, which causes […]