In a first, Surf Life Saving NSW has launched a ground-breaking online CPR training program in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the fact more people are working, exercising and socialising at home due to social distancing measures.
With an economic downturn looming, drug and alcohol experts are calling for more reduction measures to combat risky drinking behaviour in the construction sector.
At Dial Before You Dig we want to assure our Members and Users that we are continually monitoring and acting upon advice provided by Federal and State health agencies in respect to the COVID-19 pandemic to ensure the continuity of service and health and safety of staff and the community.
From 1st July 2019 you will be able to lodge an enquiry to obtain asset location information from the Dial Before You Dig referral service for work that you would like to commence the next business day.
Men and women who have physically demanding jobs like fencing may experience poorer mental and physical health if they delay their retirement.
Women and children are on the front line of the next generation of asbestos-related disease as young families run the risk of dangerous exposure via home renovations including replacing old fences.
Scientists are asking people to check their rainwater tanks, after new research revealed unsealed and damaged tanks could expose millions of Australians to the risk of mosquito-borne infectious diseases like dengue fever.
Australians travelling overseas should consult their doctor, at least two weeks before they leave home, to ensure they are vaccinated against measles.
The Victorian Government is pleading with Victorians to heed the warnings this summer and look after themselves and others – particularly the elderly and young children – when the weather heats up.
Recent media interest in the animal and human health risks associated with keeping backyard poultry has revealed the need for improved biosecurity education.