Inexperienced workers are being promoted to supervisory roles within the civil construction sector without the specialist training required, according to a new study by Edith Cowan University (ECU).
Can a simple diary prevent psychological complications in those who have spent a prolonged period in an intensive care unit (ICU)?
Workers in the resources industry are starting work without the skills needed to identify hazards in the workplace, according to new research from Edith Cowan University.
Are some fly-in-fly-out (FIFO) workers choosing to go to Bali between rosters to escape from reality rather than returning to their hometowns in Australia? This is the focus of a new study by Edith Cowan University (ECU).
The Northwest Cape is renowned worldwide for several attractions: Ningaloo Reef, Monkey Mia and Coral Bay.
Gay men and lesbians who are rejected and unloved by their family and friends when they come out are ultimately stronger for the experience a new study by ECU researchers has found.
Using a hand held device the size of a computer mouse for just 30 minutes could significantly change how people deal with, and recover from, the pain associated with musculoskeletal conditions.
Researchers from Edith Cowan University (ECU) are undertaking an important monitoring project in Geographe Bay in the south west of Western Australia to understand the impacts of agriculture and urbanisation on the health of local seagrass meadows.
Mental health professionals in Western Australia (WA) are highly susceptible to burnout, with more than 70 per cent suffering from the condition at some point during their career.
What makes a great beer? Edith Cowan University (ECU)’s brewing science lecturer will answer the question this August with Science at the Pub, a free event to celebrate National Science Week.
The Leschenault Estuary and Inlet are under threat from increasing populations, decreasing rainfall and changing water quality.
Edith Cowan University (ECU) is set to play a key role in providing health care in Perth’s northern suburbs after a $22 million, state-of-the-art super clinic was recently granted planning approval.
Temporary migrant workers play an essential role in Australia’s resource industry by filling highly-skilled positions that cannot be met by local supply, the preliminarily findings of a pilot study by Edith Cowan University (ECU) have shown.
Edith Cowan University (ECU) has signed a first-of-its-kind Memorandum of Understanding with the Norvic Institute of Nursing Education that will give Nepalese students the opportunity to study in Australia.
Australian researchers are joining forces with their Indian counterparts to address the problems of food security and water management in their respective countries by using high-tech solutions.