AMSJ » News » Page 170

News

MSD-3D-BOOK

A Pain in the neck

A practical guide to preventing injuries on the mine site – from the NSW Mine Safety Advisory Council WHAT IS A MUSCULOSKELETAL DISORDER (MSD)? MSD is an umbrella term for injuries and...

Roma to tackle safety with Mal Meninga over breakfast

Roma workers and employers are being invited to join rugby league legend and State of Origin Coach Mal Meninga at a special work health and safety event in Roma on Wednesday (30 April) – the...

120220_John-Hannaford-MSAC-Chairman

Forword – Benchmarking WHS culture & performance

Operating a modern mine in Australia requires people to work together cooperatively to drive safe and effective outcomes. This has a direct impact on an organisation’s ability to manage its...

Baby Be Mine – Kym Clark

The number of women in mining has been increasing exponentially over the past decade as the resources sector looks to address specific skills shortages. To cater to this new creed of worker, some...

Fewer Victorians injured at work

The Victorian WorkCover Authority’s (VWA’s) half-yearly results reveal that fewer Victorians are injured at work, more workers are returning to work after injury, and the Victorian scheme continues...

What’s your poison

DRUG COMPLIANCE IN WA MINING Schedule 8 drugs are those drugs listed in schedule 8 of the current Poisons Standard, as defined in the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989 (Commonwealth). In essence these are...

AMSJ Spring 2018