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  1. Truck driver loading a flatbed truck on the ground

    Safety video targets potentially fatal falls from flatbed trucks

    WorkCover today launched a hard-hitting new video safety alert to address the high-risk activity of loading and unloading flatbed trucks and trailers.

  2. Help us improve the Certificate of Capacity


    If you are an employer or return to work coordinator who has been involved in the management of a workplace injury in the last eight months, then we would like to hear from you.

  3. New insurance reform guide good for business

    Media Release

    WorkCover NSW today released a new guide to insurance reforms for businesses within the Workers Compensation Scheme across the State.

  4. Scaffolding collapse

    Safety Alert

    This safety alert highlights the potential risks of a scaffold collapsing and provides information about preventing it from happening.

  5. Property hazards post storms/floods


    Asbestos – cleaning and/or removing asbestos containing materialsThis information is for home owners, businesses and volunteers who are involved with the clean up and recovery of buildings damaged by the recent floods.

  6. Working with horses

    Safety Alert

    Watch this video safety alert for ways to help keep you and your workers safe around horses.

  7. WorkCover responds to deadly safety risk

    Media Release

    A spike in serious injuries and deaths in the NSW glass and glazing industry has prompted WorkCover NSW to react.

  8. Storing and handling glass sheets

    Safety Alert

    If you work in glass and glazing, be aware of common hazards and how to avoid injury.Watch this video for basic tips on how to store and handle glass safely.

  9. Agricultural chemicals and pesticides video safety alert

    Safety Alert

    Without proper handling, exposure to certain agricultural chemicals and pesticides and can lead to serious illness or death, often years later. It can affect you, your workers and your family. If you work with pesticides, watch this video safety alert for tips on how to stay safe.

  10. Risks of drowning around drainage pipes safety alert

    Safety Alert

    This safety alert warns people about the risks of becoming trapped and drowning at drainage or pipe inlets.

  11. Falling from heights at waste management facilities

    Safety Alert

    This alert highlights the potential risks of falling from a height at a waste management facility such as a landfill, waste transfer station or resource recovery centre.