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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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Coalition to abolish 457 visas

On 18 April 2017, the Australian Government announced that the 457 visas will be abolished and replaced with a new temporary skill shortage (TSS) visa in March 2018....

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Government introduces bill to ban corrupt payments to unions

On Wednesday 22 March the Government introduced the Fair Work Amendment (Corrupting Benefits) Bill 2017 (the Bill) into the House of Representatives.

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EBA update – building code 2016 amendment takes effect

The revised Code for the Tendering and Performance of Building Work 2016 (the Code) has taken effect, following the commencement of the Building and Construction...

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Build aware comes to Geelong

Consumer Affairs Victoria continues its work with other regulators to inspect building, construction and demolition sites, this time in Geelong and along the Surf...

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ABCC update: government moves amendment to improve building code 2016

In a move that will be welcomed by the majority of industry, the Turnbull Government has today moved an amendment in the House of Representatives to reduce the current...

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Worksafe places focus on falling objects

Falling objects are a leading cause of death and serious injury in the construction industry, and often pose risks to the general public in streets that are adjacent...

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