Illawarra businesses warned by SafeWork NSW

November 1, 2023 9:14 am in by
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SafeWork NSW, is warning Illawarra businesses, they’ll face fines and potential prosecution, if they fail to report incidents.

The workplace regulator, this year issued 140 compliance notices and over $55,000 in fines for breaches, with one-third of all offences occurring in the construction industry.

On 7 August, 2023, in Dunmore, a male worker was seriously injured when he fell from a height, SafeWork NSW is investigating a number of issues including late notification, and site disturbance.

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