SafeWork Australia has consulted with regulators, unions and industry groups in developing a Decision Regulation Impact Statement (RIS) Managing the risks..
Monthly Archives: April 2018
Queensland’s newest Commissioner for Mine Safety and Health is no stranger to mining, with more than a decade of hands-on..
For the first time in many years, the global mining forecast is looking fairly good, however, for those working in..
Issue During recent assessment activities, NSW Resources Regulator inspectors have identified recurring instances in which protection devices on longwall equipment..
Safe Work Australia has published a revised version of the Australian Work Health and Safety Strategy 2012-2022 to ensure it continues making..
Incorrect procedures for donning or doffing personal protective equipment (PPE) can cause exposure to hazardous materials and contamination of..
By Phil Abernethy Land contamination is the degradation of the earth’s land surface through poor agricultural practices, mineral exploitation, industrial..
Guest Article: Alex Hamilton Mining is one of Australia’s biggest industries, worth hundreds of millions of dollars every year. It’s..
Summary: The Resources Regulator has been made aware of an incident that occurred in Western Australia recently on an elevated work..
Summary: A haul truck ran into a grader while trying to pass it. Positive communications protocols were not followed. No injuries..