The Royal Flying Doctors Service (RFDS) has launched three online training courses designed to deliver health services to mining communities across rural and..
In a Queensland coal industry first, a tunnel boring machine (TBM) is being used for drift excavation at a Central..
A 25 year old mine worker was trapped inside a chute at a Muswellbrook coal mine for almost two hours..
1 CHINA An explosion at a coal mine in China’s south-west killed 28 miners in May. Local media reported that..
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The Work Health and Safety Act 2011 came into effect on the 1st of January 2012. That means 18 months..
One of the most remarkable rescue and survival stories in Australian history involved 160 miners, a great train dash, underwater..
A driver lost control of an unladen forklift while driving downhill on a long, straight quarry road in New South..
Now, I’m going to drastically oversimplify workplace safety here, but essentially I would like to put forward a case that..
The month of August has been declared Tradies National Health Month with events planned at worksites around the country. With..