Queensland’s environment department has issued an Environmental Protection Order (EPO) to Uranium Mineral Ventures Inc for elevated levels of contaminants at..
Monthly Archives: October 2016
The CFMEU Mining and Energy Division is today calling for tough new laws to punish employers found guilty of fatal..
Evolution Mining, formerly La Mancha Resources, has been fined $95,000 following an incident that seriously injured a worker in 2013...
The Department of Mines and Petroleum has developed a summary of the top 10 non-compliances identified during safety inspections in..
Workers on the Sunshine Coast’s largest construction project are fearful of losing their jobs if they speak out about safety..
Rescue teams dug with their hands to reach the body of a 62-year-old opal miner who became trapped underneath rubble..
Workers in the mining industry are almost three times as likely to experience financial stress in 2016 compared to 2014,..
Work fatality rates are on the rise in Western Australia, according to the latest Safe Work Australia data. The data,..
Mining companies are feeling the pressure to manage the impacts of drugs and alcohol in the workplace as recreational drug use increases,..
Last year, 195 workers died from injuries received at work, according to Safe Work Australia’s latest Work-related Traumatic Injury Fatalities..