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ISO 45001 is now published

ISO 45001 is now published

The world’s much anticipated International Standard for occupational health and safety (OH&S) has just been published, and is set to..

Dangerous incident 

Dangerous incident 

A dump truck reversed to a dump windrow on an active tip head to tip a load of waste. The..

Dangerous incident 

Dangerous incident 

Summary: While inspecting a dewatering pump in a sump, a mine deputy removed a 2” air hose from the 6” pipe..

Fall incidents dominate statistics

Fall incidents dominate statistics

The quarterly safety statistics collected by MinEx now include reporting of incidents that, but for different circumstances, could have resulted in death or..