“Dust diseases arise from one cause only – dust – and it is unacceptable that any cases should be occurring in Australia..
Monthly Archives: December 2017
We’ve recently begun to understand that talking openly about mental distress and suicide doesn’t just reduce stigma, it actually reduces..
It’s clearly recognised we need clean air to survive and that exposure to toxins could cause irreparable damage to our..
Summary: A haul truck was reversing into the pit dump behind a dozer that was positioned and working perpendicular to the..
Summary: The operator of a bobcat was picking up overflow spillage (mud, coal, magnetite) that was spread around the collection sump...
Summary: A hire drill rig had completed drilling a hole as part of a shot pattern and was in the process..
Summary: A small fire was reported on a contractor’s shotcrete machine. The fire occurred in the electrical (24 volt) componentry on..
Summary: A driller’s index fingertip was crushed and amputated when the door of a blast hole drill rig was closed onto..
All energized electrical equipment carry the danger of potential arc flash at any moment. • Each year, more than 2,000..
Surface – Dimension Stone – On Monday, October 23, 2017, the boom of a Pellegrini stiff leg derrick failed while..