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Saleyards safety reprimand

THE South Australian Ombudsman has recommended the state’s workplace safety regulator adopt new measures after it failed to conduct a “thorough” probe into safety complaints at […]

Cattle ramp shut down

ONE of the loading ramps at the Glenburnie Saleyards has been closed amid ongoing safety concerns. Grant District Council acting chief executive officer Jane Fetherstonhaugh has […]

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Fatigue management guidelines completed

THE regional forestry industry has finalised a suite of fatigue management guidelines to minimise workplace injuries and deaths across the sector. These guidelines were triggered by […]

Union calls for SafeWork overhaul

THE region’s timber workers’ union has called for an overhaul of SafeWork SA following a string of problems surfacing from a report by the Independent Commissioner […]

Millicent store faces further reorganisation

A FURTHER reorganisation of Millicent’s IGA supermarket may be on the cards if the store is determined to be over 400 square metres, Treasurer Rob Lucas says. Following the defeat of the State Government’s Retail Trading[…]

Regional safety plea

A REGIONAL timber workers union leader has called for the establishment of an independent safety commissioner and mandatory coronial inquests into deaths at work. The push […]

Treasurer makes deregulation pledge

TREASURER Rob Lucas has pledged to continue to campaign against the state’s “archaic, confusing and shambolic” shop trading laws despite last week’s overwhelming upper house defeat. […]

Mill fire raises alarm

THE timber workers union has sounded an alarm over what it claims is falling safety standards for workers following a three-storey blaze at a regional mill. […]