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..
Summary: A deputy suffered two fractured fingers after being hit with a conveyor stringer. The deputy was trying to remove a..
Summary: A fire occurred on an ejector truck that was travelling underground in the main decline. The operator activated the onboard..
Significant safety issue Overwatering of mine roadways decreases tyre traction (skid resistance) and therefore increases braking time. It may also..