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Industrial Manslaughter offence introduced in WA
1 day ago

Industrial Manslaughter offence introduced in WA

By  •  Safety, ACAPMA

Changes to the WA OHS laws have introduced Industrial Manslaughter as an offence.

The WA Work Health and Safety Bill 2019 was passed by the lower house on 22/10/2020 and …
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Safety Spotlight:  Approved Containers
2 days ago

Safety Spotlight: Approved Containers

By  •  Safety, ACAPMA

It smacks of a bad joke, but… following the footage of the Irishman filling a plastic bag with fuel on a forecourt going viral it is opportune to review the …
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Truck driver charged with reckless driving after shocking footage emerges of fuel tanker on Albany Highway
2 days ago

Truck driver charged with reckless driving after shocking footage emerges of fuel tanker on Albany Highway

Following the release of footage of erratic driving; https://acapmag.com.au/2020/10/fuel-tanker-filmed-driving-on-wrong-side-of-albany-highway-narrowly-missing-car/ police have laid charges.

More to come shortly.

Extracted in full from: https://thewest.com.au/news/albany-advertiser/truck-driver-charged-with-reckless-driving-after-shocking-footage-emerges-of-fuel-tanker-on-albany-highway-ng-b881699061z

Wage increase from 1/11/2020 for some workers
2 days ago

Wage increase from 1/11/2020 for some workers

By  •  ACAPMA, Employment

Following the unprecedented National Wage Case Decision that has the effect of staggering the start date of wage rate increases, the Group 2 Awards are due to have their rates …
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Service station scares for Hamilton CFA
5 days ago

Service station scares for Hamilton CFA

Hamilton CFA members have extinguished a car fire at a petrol station, after the vehicle caught alight next to fuel bowsers during the busy hours of Tuesday morning.

CFA Commander …
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Real-time reporting bringing fuel prices down, RACT says
5 days ago

Real-time reporting bringing fuel prices down, RACT says

Real-time fuel price reporting in the state has resulted in Tasmanians paying less at the bowser, according to the RACT.

It’s now been a month since the state government implemented …
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Regulator seeking feedback on Pump testing
6 days ago

Regulator seeking feedback on Pump testing

The National Measurement Institute, the regulator responsible for overseeing trade measurement devices, including fuel pumps, is seeking feedback on its Test Procedures and proposed changes for both fuel pumps and …
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UAE: Speeding car crashes into Sharjah petrol pump, 2 injured
7 days ago

UAE: Speeding car crashes into Sharjah petrol pump, 2 injured

A video grab shows the moment of the car crash in Sharjah.

The Sharjah Police have referred an Asian driver to the Public Prosecution, over crashing into the refueling …
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IRELAND: What was he thinking? interview with the man filling a bag with petrol
1 week ago

IRELAND: What was he thinking? interview with the man filling a bag with petrol

You’ve heard about it, you’ve seen it, but we’ve got the exclusive inside scoop on the Mayo man who recently went viral after being videoed filling up petrol in a …
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Man dies in fuel tanker crash at Meadows in Adelaide Hills, fire causes road to melt
1 week ago

Man dies in fuel tanker crash at Meadows in Adelaide Hills, fire causes road to melt

ACAPMA NOTE: The victim is now confirmed to be long time ACAPMA Member Anthony Male, Males Fuel. Vale Notice pending. Members wishing to share their memories or simply chat about …
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