The Resources Regulator NSW has seen an increase in notifiable incidents related to equipment breaching windrows. Windrow breaches place operators..
Monthly Archives: July 2018
The NSW Resources Regulator has been notified of several recent incidents in which strata failure, particularly rib failures, have resulted..
A drill rig at an open cut coal mine trammed over and through a highwall windrow resulting in the machine..
Komatsu Rutherford, in New South Wales, has won a safety award for building equipment that is safer for its workers...
Two pieces of rib fell into a work area on a continuous miner while a worker was roof bolting. One..
A multi-terrain skid-steer loader rolled onto its side. The machine had crested a windrow and turned. Recommendations to industry: Stand-off distances..
A drill rig breached a windrow adjacent to the edge of a 50 m highwall. It was reported the drill..
A 60 tonne underground mine dump truck caught fire, blocking a main decline and contaminating the ventilation in the mine...
MinEx health and safety workshops Both workshops in Invercargill are now full. However, if there’s enough interest we will put on a..
Queensland Mining and Engineering Exhibition (QME) 2018 has announced over 230 exhibitors will be attending this year’s event, this is..