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Safety Alerts & Contributions Archive

Topic Date Added / Contributor Name
Asbestos Cement Pipes Jan-19
Back Strain  Nov-16
Cable failure Nov-18      Independent Consultant
Cement and Grout Products Burn - Lessons Learnt Jan-17
Circular Saw Injury Jul-16
Concrete Line Blockages Nov-18      Independent Consultant
Construction Dust Sept-18
Contact with 600V DC Overhead Supply Jul-18
Crane Arm Jan-17
Crush Incident - Moving Plant Jul-20     
Crush Incident - Telehandler Overbalanced Jan-17
Damaged Power Board Jun-16
Damaged Water Main Apr-16
Demo Saw Cutting Disk Shatters Nov-17
Electric Shock Oct-16
Electrical Generators Jul-16
Failed Chain Block Jan-17
Fall through Scaffolding  York Civil
Falling (Exposure to) - Working at Height - Jan-19
Falling Materials from Shifted Load Jan-19
Finger Injury Aug-19
Fire Hazards and containment netting Nov-18
Fire Risk on Excavator Oct-19
Footbridge Damage Dec-16
Forklift Fatality  SAFEgroup
Gas Cylinder Transportation Oct-18
Gas Transmission Pipeline Awareness Aug-19
Generator fuel explosion in back of truck  SAFEgroup
Hand Injuries May-17
Harnesses on boom-type Elevated Work Platforms Jul-19
Hook Failure (Back-hooking/Chocking) Caused Fall Jan-17
'Landslide' Tipper Liner Nov-18       Independent Consultant
'Live' Gas Bottle July-17
Loading and unloading plant Apr-18
Loading and Unloading Heavy Equipment Dangers Jan-19
Missing Pole Fillers  Nilsen
Mobile Crane rollover May-18
Mobile crane rollover onto four lane road  SAFEgroup
Nano-Lok Safety Recall Oct-19
Non-slewing mobile cranes - using Apr-19    SAFEgroup
Objects in vehicles becoming projectiles Jul-18
Overhead Line - Contact with 11Kv Jan-19
Overhead Power Lines - working near Jul-19
Overturned Forward Tipper Truck Jan-19
Pile Driver Fatality Jan-19
Plant Maintenance / Potential Class 1 Motor Vehicle Accident Aug-19
Projectile Excavator Dipper Arm Activator Pin - Near Miss Jan-19
Public Access Safety - WorkSafe Notification Oct-19
Punctured Thumb Jul-16
Quick Cut Saw kickback Sep-16
Quick Cut Saws - safe operation Oct-19
Rebar Impalement Mar18
Rebar Through Boot  York Civil
Rigging Chain injury May-16
Road Plates - Unsecured Jan-19
Road Rail Vehicle Runaway Nov-18       Independent Consultant
Rock Grab falls off trailer Nov-18       Independent Consultant
SA Power Networks Incident May-16
Safety Device failure Nov-18       Independent Consultant
Scaffolding Fatality  York Civil
Shoring Box Safety Nov-17
Skip Bin Loading Incident Jan-19
Snake Safety Nov-17
Solvent vapour explosion during engine maintenance task Independent consultant
Temporary Power  Nilsen
Traffic Controller Incident Jun-16
Trench Collapse Jul-16
Truck nose-to-tail collision Nov-18       Independent Consultant
Uncontrolled Load Release Jan-19
Unsecured Materials Aug-16
Unsecured Stormwater Pit Lid Apr-16
Vehicle Stabilisers and Outriggers  SAFEgroup