The ability of mining companies to respond in emergencies will be put to the test in the coming months as..
Minerals and energy law expert Dr Tina Hunter has identified the Department of Mines and Petroleum (DMP) as one of..
An Indonesian workers union has announced it will begin a one-month strike at the Grasberg mine over safety issues that led to a string of..
An expert from the University of Queensland has thrown cold water on a new U.S. report that found elevated air..
Compensation has been denied to a former mine employee who swapped shifts with a co-worker on the day of the 1994..
Located in Swanbank in Ipswich, Queensland, is the now dormant Box Flat colliery. Just over 42 years ago the coal..
Turkey is in the news again for all the wrong reasons – eighteen miners are trapped 300 metres below the..
Mine workers from the northern Bowen Basin are being asked to take part in a men’s health study aimed at discovering..
Cancer Council Queensland has called for urgent joint action by governments and the community to curb an alarming increase in..
It may be the final week of Safe Work Month for 2014 but there is still plenty happening! Here’s what’s coming..