Most regions across Australia have experienced an increase in permanent mining roles, suggesting renewed confidence in the sector following a five-year mining downturn…
Mastermyne, whose recognition as a finalist for The Safety Foremost Award at the Resource Industry Network’s (RIN) 2018 event has..
The Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety (DMIRS) has developed a new hazard register, which presents the findings from..
Serious injury | SinNot 2018/00815 Summary: An operator suffered a fractured toe and lacerations requiring stitches when a drill steel crushed his foot. The..
Summary: Coal and gas was ejected from the rib from the vicinity of a borehole. The power to the miner was..
Summary: A coal burst occurred during longwall mining. Ejected coal was found in the walkway of the longwall. Face pressure was..
Summary: An operator on a continuous miner had his arm trapped between the rib protection and a rib bolter. A piece..
Date: 07 May 2018 Summary of incident In February 2017, two underground workers were using an integrated tool carrier (IT)..
Summary: An articulated dump truck has rolled. The truck was tipping its load when the incident occurred. Recommendations to industry: Areas where..
Summary: An articulated water cart hit a tree. The operator exited the machine, it then rolled forward 10 metres into the..