Image related to Grocon removing asbestos with no saftey protection
Created Thu 22/01/2015, Last Updated Thu 22/01/2015

Grocon removing asbestos with no saftey protection

Safety - they still don't get it.
Asbestos being removed from a trench with nothing in place to protect the public or workers from deadly fibres.


Photos taken at Grocon's ATO site, Whitehorse Rd, Box Hill,  22/1/15


Created Tue 13/05/2014, Last Updated Mon 19/01/2015

Stand Up Speak Out Come Home

Short video promoting the CFMEU's Stand Up Speak Out Come Home campaign reminding the public of the need for effective health and safety regulation and strong unions in the construction industry.
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Image related to Toddler almost killed by pliers falling from Lend Lease site
This Docklands playground was shut down after nips fell from the 24th floor of Lend Lease's Convesso Concavo site, narrowly missing a toddler
Created Fri 19/12/2014, Last Updated Tue 23/12/2014

Toddler almost killed by pliers falling from Lend Lease site

  • Safety nightmare continues
  • Kid almost killed by falling pliers
  • Hoist shut down

Lend Lease's woeful attitude to OHS has been a recurring theme this year: from the fires and failed evacuations at Barangaroo in Sydney, to serious fall injuries to refusing to put up handrails at Bendigo Hospital.

Now come two more stuff ups that could have resulted in  tragedy.