Bill Johnston (left), alongside family members of deceased workers and Meredith Hammat. Photo: Gabriel Oliveira

Government introduces harsher WHS penalties

The state government has today introduced harsher industrial manslaughter penalties, in an effort to bring WA’s WHS laws in line with that of other states.


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Mr Johnston, why won’t you support and push legislation to reduce the investigation period from three to two years for the sake of all parties involved? Please don’t just target employers, after all, the responsibility falls on all parties.

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