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Safety Controls System Conference

The fifth Safety Controls System Conference will focus on the technology and application of safety-related control and instrumentation systems in the chemicals, energy, mining and manufacturing...

Lead Contamination Found in Western Australian Town

Lead Contamination Found in Western Australian Town

Significant lead contamination has been found in a Western Australian town located near an abandoned mine processing plant. Personnel from WA’s Department of Lands have found that just under 20...

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Lessons from the past: Breaking Briseis

Sophie Blackshaw takes a look back at Tasmania’s mining past and examines the lead up and aftermath of the Briseis Tin Mine Dam Disaster of 1929. Geographically more like New Zealand, with its...

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24 Work-Related Deaths in Australia So Far This Year

Since the beginning of the year there have been 24 work-related deaths in Australia, according to Safe Work Australia. The mining sector has recorded the second highest number of fatalities with four...

Be smart about the flu this season

Be FluSmart This Influenza Season

Last year Australian laboratories confirmed more than 67,000 cases of influenza in the country – that’s more than the 2009 Flu Pandemic. Australians might be in for another bad season...

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