WORKSAFE VIC EMPLOYS NEW INSPECTORS

WORKSAFE VIC EMPLOYS NEW INSPECTORS

Three new inspectors will be based in Melbourne with the other 14 moved into roles across Melbourne, Geelong and Latrobe Valley. WorkSafe inspectors make more 40,000 visits to Victorian workplaces each year. Inspectors provide practical guidance on hazard...
NEW BILL DOUBLES MAXIMUM OHS FINES IN VIC

NEW BILL DOUBLES MAXIMUM OHS FINES IN VIC

A new Bill brings the maximum penalty to 20,000 penalty units for body corporates found to have behaved recklessly and endanger or may endanger people in a workplace. The Treasury and Finance Legislation Amendment Bill 2016 (Treasury and Finance Bill) increases the...