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DANGEROUS INCIDENT REPORT

Summary: A steel prop used to help support a steel cross beam in a belt roadway fell. The steel prop had been set into the floor but the floor was brushed about a week previously. There were mine...

dangerous incident

DANGEROUS INCIDENT REPORT

Summary: During roadworks, an excavator was shaping windrows on a haul road ramp. The worker requested additional material to fill a gap. A haul truck reversed to about three metres from the...

dangerous incident

DANGEROUS INCIDENT REPORT

Summary: An empty truck (previously containing ammonium nitrate) leaving a site had a raised rear trailer while travelling on an exit road. The trailer made contact with a tunnel on the access road...

dangerous incident

DANGEROUS INCIDENT REPORT

Summary: An alarm was activated on the dashboard of a new truck on a mine site. A worker parked the truck and proceeded to notify the supervisor. A fitter of an oncoming shift went to check out the...

dangerous incident

DANGEROUS INCIDENT REPORT

Summary: A worker was greasing a front-end loader from a mobile service truck when the hose failed. The worker was not injured but was about 0.5 m from the point of hose failure at the time it failed...

dangerous incident

DANGEROUS INCIDENT REPORT

DANGEROUS INCIDENT Summary: A water truck was descending a haul road when the truck travelled from a wet section of the road to a dry section. The truck hit a bump in the road and the driver braked...

Dangerous Incident Reports

Dangerous incident | SInNot 2018/00147 Summary: While joining rods in the process of diamond drilling in an underground metalliferous mine, a flame came out of the hole. The flame was immediately...

Serious Accident Alert

Surface – Basalt – On December 11, 2017, miners were preparing for a shot. The miners were positioned about 130 yards from the face. One miner was standing between a pickup truck and an...

Safety Alert: Mobile phone use contributes to injury

Situational Awareness – Conscious Overload 7 +/- 2 ACCIDENT/ INCIDENT DETAILS An operator tripped, fell and sustained a fractured elbow. At the time of the incident, he was in the process of exiting...

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