By Dave Whitefield A Strange Start but Please Stay with Me The term “Here Be Dragons” was used by cartographers..
Implementing a maximum temperature at which work should stop because of heat stress and dehydration risks is not a suitable..
Surface – Slope Failure – On April 18, 2018, a front-end loader operator observed that a portion of the “dirt..
Surface – Sand – A tire contractor was seriously injured when the front-end loader he was repairing fell on him. The..
An operator was checking for exhaust leaks in a truck when his finger was caught in the alternator pulley. The..
Summary: A spontaneous combustion event at an open cut coal mine was reported to the Resources Regulator, but it had not..
Summary: A service truck collided with a fully loaded ultra-class haul truck at a four-way intersection. Recommendations to industry: This incident is..
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..