COVID-19 is a very contagious, and very deadly disease.
It spreads easily, it spreads through the air.
It spreads in workplaces.
Staying home will stop the spread.
But some workers can’t stay at home.Read more
Starting July 1, the scrutiny on new industrial chemicals entering Australia will change. Under the previous system originally introduced under a Labour government in the 1980’s – all new chemicals had to be thoroughly assessed by the industrial chemicals regulator, NICNAS (the National Industrial Chemicals Notification and Assessment Scheme), unless a company applied for an exemption based on specific criteria.
The new scheme puts much more power into the hands of industry – which has never liked being regulated.Read more
"My employer has started to make noises about us
gradually returning to work. What are some of the issues
we need to be aware of?"