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Victoria state Government – Independent Review of Occupational Health and Safety
Workplace safety is a key priority of the Andrews Labor Government and this review aims to  determine what’s working and what can be improved to ensure that Victorians return home safely. more...

Victorian Government to review WorkSafe and TAC
As anticipated, the Victorian Government has announced reviews into WorkSafe, the Transport Accident Commission (TAC) and the EPA. more...

WorkSafe CEO and Chairperson forced to resign
The Andrews Government has forced the resignations of WorkSafe's CEO and Chairperson following reports of water contamination at the CFA’s training facility in Fiskville. more...

Stress and burnout key safety concerns for AEU members, new study shows
Stress and burnout key safety concerns for AEU members, new study shows
A study of 5,000 AEU members working in schools, TAFEs, early childhood and other education services found high levels of work-related stress. more...

Management of staff OH&S in schools - VAGO report
The Victorian Auditor-General's Office released this report on OH&S in schools on May 29, 2013. You can download it here. more...

New anti-bullying Bill: critical issues
New federal legislation will have a major impact on the way workplace bullying is addressed. This article offers an analysis by leading industrial relations lawyers. more...

Safety Matters
Safety Matters is a regular column in AEU News reporting on current issues and developments in occupational health and safety. Read the latest column here or view our archive of previous articles. more...


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