Quad bike inquest could lead to law changes

Quad bike inquest could lead to law changes

WHS Law News
Equilaw Solicitors and its WHS advisory service Safe Industries Australia are keenly waiting the outcome of a NSW coroner's inquest into quad bike accidents which could lead to changes in the law around their use. The inquest, held before Deputy State Coroner Sharon Freund at Glebe Coroner’s Court, has been…
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Farm worker fined $15,000

Farm worker fined $15,000

WHS Law News
A $15,000 fine for a New Zealand farm worker for not wearing a quad helmet could set a precedent in Australia due to the similarity in legislation.There could be possible flow-on affects to WHS on Australian farms due to similar wording in legislation. Marlborough farmhand Rangi Holmes was fined $15,000…
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