The Department of Mines and Petroleum today issued special directions ensuring that the Fortescue Metals Group tightens safety procedures following..
A 23 year old mine worker died last night at Fortescue’s Christmas Creek iron ore mine in WA’s Pilbara from..
The boat people detention centre on Nauru is “certainly better than mining camps in Australia”, according to Foreign Minister Julie..
A Central Queensland earthmoving company was yesterday fined $45,000 over frequent spills of waste oil and diesel at Yarwun Quarries..
SafeWork SA recently announced that work health and safety laws will be fully implemented starting 1 January 2014. “The regulations..
Public comment is being sought from the mining industry on the federal government’s new Energy White Paper which will inform..
BHP’s Nickel West Leinster Perseverance mine in WA has been shut down over safety concern following an earthquake event in..
NSW’s Health and Safety Trust is now inviting applications for grants to fund initiatives designed to improve the health and..
A review of the WA mine penalties and mining and petroleum legislation has been released for feedback. The Department of Mines..
The minerals industry will need around 18,000 more skilled workers through to 2018, according to the Australian Workforce and Productivity Agency’s (AWPA)..