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Issue 372 - 23 May 2013

Dear Subscriber,

NSCA introduces the new WHS Certificate IV and Diploma – enrol early to get a head start and enhance your career opportunities with a nationally recognised WHS qualification. Special offer: Enrol and start in 2013 and you will also receive FREE individual NSCA membership which offers considerable benefits to help you achieve your professional goals. Read more »

Industry News


'Buddy' dragged into conveyor

Failed training and supervision has contributed to a labour-hire worker becoming trapped in a conveyor and sustaining serious injuries. Read more »

Fake licences threaten safety

Fake high risk work licences have been discovered in Western Australia. Read more »

Compo sex case back in court

Comcare has been granted special leave to appeal a court ruling that allows workers compensation for injuries sustained during sexual intercourse on a business trip. Read more »

In the Budget

Asbestos eradication and anti-bullying funding are included in the 2013-2014 Federal Budget. Read more »

US investigator turns to Australia

Investigations into the massive explosion at the West Fertilizer plant in Texas are intensifying and turning to Australia. Read more »

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Training News


New WHS Certificate IV and Diploma

Enrol today to enhance your career opportunities.  Read more »

May - June Membership Offer

FREE 6 months individual membership. Read here

Last minute training specials

Take a massive 25% off selected last minute training specials in QLD & ACT. Read here - hurry as places are limited.

Upcoming training:

QLD / NT   |   NSW / ACT   |   VIC   |   SA 

NSCA Announcements


National Safety Awards - Hurry! Nominations close 7 July

Celebrate your safety heroes. Read more »

Total Facilities Expo, Sydney 5-6 June

Free to attend - International keynote speakers, education & networking. Read more »

Worker Fatalities Update

The death toll continues to rise with 65 Australian workers lost to workplace fatalities as at 20 May 2013.  Read more »

Driver Fatigue Risk Management Conference, Melbourne 18-19 June

10% discount for NSCA members. Read more »

Forklift Safety Seminar, Sydney 4 June

Implications of the revised Australian Standard for the Operation of Forklift Trucks. Read more »

NEW Dental Health Workers Safety Guide

Dental Professionals Guide to Safety and Hygiene 2013-2014 available now. Read more »


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