A deep investigation of Australia’s $60 billion workers’ compensation system has uncovered widespread mismanagement.
Published on: EngineeringCareer

Instead of helping with expensive renovations, the Federal Government is being urged to build social housing.
Published on: EngineeringCareer

An equipment hire company has been convicted and fined $85,000 following the death of a worker in Melbourne.
Published on: OHSCareer

Workplace safety inspector numbers have been boosted and their powers increased in NSW.
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Safe Work Australia has published materials for this year’s National Safe Work Month.
Published on: OHSCareer

A remote patch of WA scrubland has been added to the National Heritage List in order to protect some truly ancient crystals.
Published on: GreenCareer

A comprehensive study of vaccine safety has concluded, once again, that vaccines are ‘remarkably safe’.
Published on: HealthCareer

Many companies have moved over to making hand sanitiser during COVID-19, and regulators want to make sure they are doing it correctly.
Published on: ExecutiveCareer

New modelling of World War II typhus infections reveals how public health interventions eradicated the disease.
Published on: EducationCareer

Australian flu cases appear to have dropped by more than 99 per cent during COVID-19 lockdowns.
Published on: HealthCareer

New methods are being developed to more accurately diagnose Parkinson’s disease.
Published on: HealthCareer

An Italian surgeon has successfully performed remote surgery on a cadaver 15 kilometres away.
Published on: EngineeringCareer

There are calls for an inquiry into how Shine Energy secured a $4 million grant for a coal plant study.
Published on: GreenCareer

Some of Australian biggest companies are coming together to work towards net zero emissions in their supply chains.
Published on: GreenCareer

The Treasurer says measures to reduce power prices will be among the federal COVID-19 economic recovery plans.

A big energy spend is included in WA’s $2.7 billion economic stimulus.
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The ACCC is taking legal action against Google over the expanded use of personal data.
Published on: ExecutiveCareer

A former Victoria Education department executive has been sentenced over a $1 million tech fraud.
Published on: ICTCareer

A new record for one month of residential NBN use has been set at 34 terabytes.
Published on: ICTCareer

New research suggests many older Australians are drinking at risky levels, and the wealthy are drinking more than most.
Published on: HealthCareer

Researchers in WA have unexpectedly discovered a new way to make an essential material for lithium ion batteries.
Published on: EngineeringCareer

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Even though many of us have been forced indoors, the COVID-19 crisis is eroding our privacy.

I am Tim Hall; a red-blooded, beer-drinking, Commodore-driving Australian male who has no interest in watching sports – at least, not the sports played by humans.

This week marked an astounding leap forward, scientifically speaking - taking a picture of something that cannot be seen.

Chiropractic is a surprisingly popular form of alternative medicine - so mainstream that it’s hardly ‘alternative’ and so non-scientific that it’s barely ‘medicine’.

Our cars are being programmed to kill us.