Incident Alert – QLD Fatalities

AlertWorkplace Health and Safety Queensland have issued two incident alerts notifying that they are currently investigating two fatal incidents from last week.

3 July 2014, near Googa Creek, South West Queensland

A man died when he became trapped between his vehicle and the gate of a property. It appears the man was entering the property when he exited his vehicle to open the gate.

4 July 2014, Hobartville, Central Queensland

A young worker died from head injuries when the motorbike he was using to muster cattle collided with an anthill. The rider was not wearing a helmet.

Could this happen to you or your employees?

Accidents can happen very quickly and in the simplest of ways. Please take a moment to think about the risks of the job you are doing…it can literally save a life.


The Team at Ag In Compliance