workplace injuries

Driver sues for $900k after fall at Gladstone mechanics

Premium Content Driver sues for $900k after fall at Gladstone mechanics

He sustained a soft tissue injury, sprain and partial tear to his ankle and a...

QAL being sued for $1.65m after Red Mud Dam accident

Premium Content QAL being sued for $1.65m after Red Mud Dam accident

The worker claims he was washed up in the industrial waste.

Childcare worker sues for $830,00+

Premium Content Childcare worker sues for $830,00+

The educator was lifting a child onto a change table and sustained a back...

Mine worker sues Anglo, Workpac for $1.8m for ‘negligence’

Premium Content Mine worker sues Anglo, Workpac for $1.8m for ‘negligence’

The plant operator was allegedly violently shaken in the cabin of a dump truck...

Power station worker sues for $750k for crushed fingers

Premium Content Power station worker sues for $750k for crushed fingers

He underwent multiple surgeries on his fingers and is no longer able to work

Investigation launched after horror farm event

Premium Content Investigation launched after horror farm event

Workplace Health and Safety Queensland is investigating an incident that left a...

Building giants fined $150k over subbie’s garbage chute fall

Premium Content Building giants fined $150k over subbie’s garbage chute fall

A fine of $150,000 has been dished out to two construction companies after a subbie...

Companies face fine after worker falls into garbage chute

Premium Content Companies face fine after worker falls into garbage chute

Collapsed Coast builder RGD Constructions has pleaded guilty to breaching safety...

‘Most horrendous pain’: Truckie gets $760k for work injury

Premium Content ‘Most horrendous pain’: Truckie gets $760k for work injury

A truck driver has been awarded $760,000 after a court ruled his back injury was...

Man trapped by arms in workplace accident

Premium Content Man trapped by arms in workplace accident

A man's arm is believed trapped in industrial machinery

How working too hard ruined Wally's life

Premium Content How working too hard ruined Wally's life

Farmer investigating compensation claim after shock diagnosis

Restaurant staffer injures co-worker in tip-jar stoush

Premium Content Restaurant staffer injures co-worker in tip-jar stoush

He injured the man while trying to confiscate his phone

Forgotten: Injured CQ miners in rehab left in painful limbo

Forgotten: Injured CQ miners in rehab left in painful limbo

Injured Cook Colliery mine workers have been left in painful limbo.

Waitress' high heels bloody feet photo goes viral

Waitress' high heels bloody feet photo goes viral

Woman criticised restaurant for forcing female staff to wear heels

Disabled miner suing for $3.3m-plus after workplace injury

Disabled miner suing for $3.3m-plus after workplace injury

The man was injured in January 2013 when his arm was pinned

Judge rules in favour of public servant over sex injuries

Judge rules in favour of public servant over sex injuries

Public servant awarded compo over injuries sustained during sex act