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Category - Incident Prevention/Mitigation

NSWRR: Dangerous incident Report

Dangerous incident | SinNot 2018/01391 Summary: A fire occurred on an agitator truck in the decline of a metalliferous underground mine. The operator saw a glow on the decline wall and stopped to...

Quarterly report – Fires on mobile plant

Following a 2017 review of incident data that showed a consistently high number of fires occurring on mobile plant each month the regulator initiated a project to provide useful data to industry...

NZ Safety Alert – Miner knocked unconscious by chain

Surface – Gold – On 6/19/2018, a miner was seriously injured while making repairs on a rotating screen plant. A chain used to lift a thrust bearing failed and struck the miner in the head. The...

NZ Safety Alert – Operator/Driver distractions

www.minex.org.nz Operator/Driver distractions We have received a number of loss of control of vehicle incidents where loss of concentration or distraction are listed as contributing factors. NZTA...