Inquests into the deaths of two teenage horse riders will be held later this year amid a push for greater safety measures to be rolled out in the equestrian sector.
The Australian Workers' Union demands tougher regulation following Friday's blaze at a waste storage business that injured two workers and spewed thick black smoke over Melbourne.
Dozens of workers at a fly-in fly-out mining camp in Western Australia's Pilbara region have been struck by a major gastro outbreak.
Documents obtained by 7.30 under Right to Information raise serious safety and maintenance concerns about Clive Palmer's Townsville nickel refinery, which he is promising to reopen.
A Sunshine Coast director has been sentenced to jail for one year, and fined $1 million, in a Queensland first Workplace Health and Safety trial.
A group of Queensland naturopaths seek $3 million in damages from natural medicine retailers Healthy Life, Go Vita and a franchisee over wages underpayment and alleged bullying and abuse.
A coroner's report into the death of an INPEX worker last year finds guidelines around the wearing of safety harnesses at the scene were regularly ignored.
All WA ambulances will get new heart-starting defibrillator devices "as soon as practicable" after paramedics claim ongoing issues with the use of an existing defibrillator with a history of safety problems.
There is no requirement for Australian medical practitioners to disclose the benefits they receive from private interests such as medical device manufacturers, but Daniel Fleming — who has been a paid consultant for a breast implant manufacturer — argues that has to change.
Long-time elderly residents in Port Hedland are shocked over news that they will have to leave their homes.