CFMEU and four officials face penalties over safety breaches : the Federal Court has found four union officials breached the Workplace Relations Act by failing to exercise right of entry at a Manly building site in 2008.
Scaffold damages awards made : the NSW District Court has found a building firm owed a cement renderer who fell from scaffold a duty of care as the contractor responsible.
$25k fine for shopping centre ladder fall from a height of 4 meters : a stable ladder with a platform or an elevated work platform should have been used.
From mossy path to slippery slop : in some situations it is part of an employer's duty to protect employees from themselves.
The effect of rest breaks on time to injury : a study on work-related ladder-fall injuries in the United States.