Talking hands-free on a mobile phone while driving is just as distracting as a conversation using a hand-held phone, despite one being illegal and the other not.
Fencing Tips and Advice
The building industry regulator has warned the public about using unlicensed entities, after four companies were collectively fined more than $40,000 for unlicensed building work services and other offences.
Police encourage tradespeople to take the following measures to protect their tools.
West Australians are reminded to be aware of the hidden dangers of asbestos when renovating or conducting maintenance on properties built before 1990.
Planning on a bit of four-wheel-driving action these summer holidays?
Take care: Almost 5000 Australians are hospitalised each year after falling from a ladder.
Victorians are urged to be on alert for dodgy door-to-door tradespeople as summer approaches and the clean-up from recent wild weather continues.
Port Stephens and Newcastle residents should check their pest controller is licensed following a report of a rogue operator in the area.
The devastating nature of floods in parts of the country makes it hard to believe that Australia is still described as the driest inhabited continent on Earth.
This safety alert reminds business owners, managers and workers about the dangers involved in undertaking work outside of their qualifications and experience.