The Australian Manufacturing Workers’ Union secretary Steve McCartney has criticised WA’s Chamber of Mines and Energy for denying that a..
Mine companies are not doing enough to prevent permanent injury to workers who operate high vibrating machinery, and are putting productivity..
Comcare will no longer pay workers compensation for injuries that occur during recess breaks away from an employer’s premises. Changes..
Shift workers who eat high-iron foods at night may be disrupting the circadian clock in their livers and adversely affecting their health,..
An industry-wide drug sting began yesterday with major iron ore miner Fortescue Metals Group assisting WA Police search employees and..
A special report into mobile roof bolting machine hazards has been released following the injury and subsequent death of a..
Studies have shown fatigue reduces reaction times, attention spans and causes more accidents than alcohol. With that sobering thought in..
Mine workers are the most dissatisfied workers in the country and the second most likely to be contemplating a change of organisation..
Put your sunnies on! The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is encouraging the community to choose the best protection for..
From 1 January next year (2015) mine operators in South Australia will be required to submit incident reports and quarterly work health..