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WorkSafe Victoria believes returning to work earlier can assist recovery

WorkSafe toolkit encourages injured workers’ return

Approximately 28,000 workers are injured in the state of Victoria alone each year, but, thanks to a new initiative from WorkSafe Victoria, some of those employees are being assisted in returning to work. Read more »
 Magnalight's new HAL-2X400C lamp, designed for use in hazardous environments

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Magnalight produces new hazard-proof lamp

A new transportable light cart designed for use in hazardous circumstances has been released by Larson Electronics’ division, unveiling the HAL-2X400C. Read more »
Over 60 per cent of incumbent leaders of family businesses are concerned about passing the baton

Family businesses reticent to pass baton

The heads of family businesses are stressed about succession, with many incumbents deeply concerned about their children’s ability to take over after they retire. Read more »
Energy Action's carbon calculator aims to reduce businesses' energy costs

Energy Action launches carbon calculator

  • With the impending introduction of the Federal Government’s carbon tax, energy management company Energy Action has launched what it claims is “Australia’s first online carbon tax calculator”.
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The South Australian branch of the IQA meets for a technical symposium and dinner on September 9, 2011

Dinner, drinks and a technical symposium with IQA SA

On September 9, 2011, members of the Institute of Quarrying Australia’s South Australian branch will be tempted by the upcoming Technical Symposium, annual general meeting and dinner, if not for its content, then for its location: The National Wine Centre of Australia. Read more »
Boral buys out partner Lafarge to become the largest plasterboard supplier in the Asia-Pacific

Boral buys out gypsum joint venture

Boral is set to become the largest producer of plasterboard in the Asia-Pacific after purchasing Lafarge’s half-share in the two company’s joint venture, Lafarge Boral Gypsum Asia (LBGA). Read more »
Visitors to the last Australian AIMEX event

AIMEX theme days unveiled

Details for the Asia-Pacific International Mining Exhibition at have just been announced, with four theme days to be held over the course of the event. Running at the Sydney Showground at Olympic Park between September 6-9, 2011, the AIMEX event will feature the themes of “Safety,” “Women in Mining,” “Careers and Training” and “Innovation in Mining.” Read more »
The IQA's 54th annual conference takes place on 12-15 October, 2011 in the Hunter Valley.

Labour market challenges key at IQA conference

Dayne Steggles, the chairman of the IQA’s Annual Conference in the Hunter Valley in October, provides a snapshot of the conference programme, including keynote addresses. Read more »
Golden Eagle Mining is preparing to establish major processing and exporting plants in WA.

GEM begins drilling at kaolin and lime sites

Drilling at new high-grade lime and Kaolin deposits outside of Kalgoorlie and Perth has commenced, with Golden Eagle Mining (GEM) expecting an imminent maiden resource announcement. Read more »
Managing director Jim Tzakos and chief executive officer Tony Panrucker.

New fabrication "super-business" Sevaan Group opens

Two Sydney-based fabrication companies Proline and Wisby & Leonard have merged to create what they describe as a new “super-business”: Sevaan Group. Read more »
A terrible, but typical, incident of hand injury in the workplace.

Workers' hands suffer most injury

While workers automatically reach for a hardhat and goggles, many neglect to grab a pair of gloves, a sad fact that has left Australian hands and fingers the most injured part of the body. Read more »


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