The Queensland Mines Inspectorate (QMI) has praised the prompt action of co-workers who went to the rescue of an electrician..
There were 28 work-related notifiable fatalities during the month of August according to a monthly report from Safe Work Australia…
A Chinchilla man has been charged by Police after threatening, on his facebook page, to shoot coal seam gas workers..
After already having his unfair dismissal case rejected by the Fair Work Commission, a former BHP mine worker is now taking his..
Workers exposed to silica dust without adequate respiratory protection are at risk of developing silicosis, a serious lung disease. Silica is a major..
Inadequate procedures for the operation of a kibble led to the death of a worker at the CSA Cobar mine in March 2013,..
An unintended consequence of the recent boom in FIFO workforces is confusion over the level of workers’ injury cover required to..
Yesterday’s signing of an historic Australia-China free trade agreement has been applauded by mining chiefs, who say it will boost a..
In safety circles the term “as low as reasonably practicable – or ALARP” is often used. But what does it..
Glencore has ordered compulsory closures of its coal mines for three weeks over the Christmas period to help address issues..