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Electrical and gas accidents
Summaries of our investigations into notifiable electricity and gas accidents.Read more
About accident summaries
We provide regulatory agencies and industry participants with standardised summary accident information, relating to notifiable and non-notifiable electricity and gas accidents. An annual analysis is also available to highlight trends and risks.Read more
Electrical and gas accidents 2019 annual report
Our 2019 annual report analysing trends and highlighting risks in electrical and gas accidents.Read more
Electrical and gas accidents 2018 annual report
Our 2018 annual report analysing trends and highlighting risks in electrical and gas accidents.Read more
Electrical and gas accidents 2017 annual report
Our 2017 annual report analysing trends and highlighting risks in electrical and gas accidents.Read more
Accident and accident notification definitions
The occupier or the person in charge of a non-work related accident area is required by law to report to WorkSafe any accidents that are caused by electricity or gas that result in fatalities, serious injuries or significant damage to propertyRead more