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Employers fined more than $16 million for safety breaches

Stefan Bradley VICTORIAN employers are reminded they face serious legal consequences if they put workers at risk, after WorkSafe completed 153 successful health and safety...

Swim super heroes

Tom Parry A MAFFRA family has been honoured for their decades-long contribution to water safety education. Siblings Tim and Kathie Kemp, alongside their mother Jean, received...

Energysaver heaters should be checked

ENERGY Safe Victoria is calling on those using Rinnai Energysaver heaters with combined horizontal/vertical on-wall flue systems to get in touch with the supplier...

Stratford to walk the Walk this Friday

Tom Parry NATIONAL Walk Safely to School Day occurs tomorrow, and motorists are being urged to keep alert. Schools across the nation and Gippsland will be...

Safety must be a priority for rural GPs

THE Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine (ACRRM) is calling for a renewed commitment by all governments to keep rural and remote hospitals...

Giving the next generation a safer start

Narelle Beer LANDING your first job as a teenager is a big deal. For me, it was at a popular fast food outlet. (Chicken, anyone?) I...

Reminder to pool owners

VICTORIANS should make sure their swimming pool or spa is installed by a registered building practitioner and has a compliant safety fence, to avoid...

Child safety takes centre stage in Maffra

This story was published in theĀ Gippsland Times on August 23, 2022. PUPILS, teachers and parents in Maffra have been taught valuable lessons about personal safety,...

New child-focused farm safety podcast series launched

DRIVING social change to improve the safety of Victorian farming families is a new podcast series launched by the Victorian Farmers Federation (VFF) Making...

Reminder to slow down for active wildlife this spring

WILDLIFE volunteers are urging Gippsland drivers to watch out and slow down for wildlife on roads as they become more mobile closer to spring. Every...

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The Gippy Girls hike for the Heart Foundation

TOMORROW (May 24), 'The Gippy Girls' comprised of Ana Jones, Gemma Lambe, Marie Frew from Sale and Tanya Cunningham from Stratford, are hiking for...