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MERC winners Announced

MERC winners Announced

Northern Star Jundee was winner of the Mining Emergency Response Competition (MERC) over the weekend. MERC participants, volunteers, sponsors and..

Dangerous incident 

Dangerous incident 

Summary: An operator stopped at a diesel tag board and smelled something unusual and discovered flames coming from under a steel..

Dangerous incident

Dangerous incident

Summary: A shaft winder tripped a limit, stopping it approximately 5 m below the No 9 level plat. One worker was..

Dangerous incident

Dangerous incident

Summary: An operator was using a front end loader to clean up around a haul truck when he reversed into a..

Serious injury report

Serious injury report

Summary: An electrician involved in the installation of a water treatment plant was rolling cable off a drum and wedged his..

New Report on Electricity Generation by Urban Infrastructure

New Report on Electricity Generation by

Although the national grid is the preferred source of electricity in most countries, and the aspiration in others, there are now powerful forces pushing the..

Serious Accident Alert

Serious Accident Alert

On June 28, 2017, a miner was overcome by vapors following a hazardous waste spill from a tanker trailer. The hazardous material..