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Health and safety update – concerns about..

Members operating throughout most parts of Victoria are likely to experience ‘very poor’ or ‘hazardous’ air quality intermittently.

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Master Builders Victoria supports communities..

Master Builders Victoria express our support for communities around Australia affected by the devastating fires.

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Reminder: New OHS code amendments in effect..

Amendments to 11 compliance codes made under the Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004 (OHS Act) came into effect Thursday 19 December 2019.

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APA focuses on tradie health concerns

In a recent article the APA highlighted that many construction workers will often continue working with physical injuries to the detriment of their longer term physical...

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Build Aware arrives in Shepparton

Five Victorian building regulators are taking part in a joint inspection program across building, construction and demolition sites in the Shepparton area to check...

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VBA requests specified materials for current and future projects

On 31 May 2018 the VBA issued a media release in which it announced that over 800 builders and developers had received a notice seeking a report on what materials...

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Industrial manslaughter law does nothing to improve safety

“Master Builders Victoria considers that workplace safety is a key priority for the organisations that we represent and any initiatives that are directed at genuinely...

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Update: non-combustible cladding

We remind our members that we all have responsibilities to follow relevant legislation in the construction of a building

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Worksafe puts housing sector on notice for falls risk

During May 2018 WorkSafe inspectors will be focusing on fall hazards in an effort to reduce the number of work

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