Summary: At an underground coal mine, a worker suffered a broken ankle when a slab of coal hit him. The slab..
Summary: An unplanned movement occurred on a continuous miner conveyor boom. The movement only stopped when the boom reached the mechanical..
Summary: At an underground metalliferous mine, a high voltage cable was damaged when an underground loader lifted its bucket to dump..
Summary: A deputy suffered two fractured fingers after being hit with a conveyor stringer. The deputy was trying to remove a..
Summary: A fire occurred on an ejector truck that was travelling underground in the main decline. The operator activated the onboard..
Significant safety issue Overwatering of mine roadways decreases tyre traction (skid resistance) and therefore increases braking time. It may also..
The Work Health and Safety (Mines and Petroleum Sites) Amendment Regulation 2018 (the Amendment Regulation) is made under the Work Health..
CSIRO’s Data61’s recently launched revolutionary Hovermap™ drone payload dramatically improves the value of drone-based asset inspection and mapping. This technology..
Safety Dave exposes a variety of common risk cultures that can exist in the workplace, and how to address them.
Rio Tinto is almost doubling its fleet of autonomous production drills in order to create a safer working environment and..