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Electrical Safety – Use of reclosers on mine sites

Electrical inspectors of mines are still asked if reclosers may be used to control and protect high voltage (HV) electrical equipment and HV overhead distribution powerlines located on mine sites...

Electrical engineering safety seminar – Sydney

Learn about the latest initiatives in electrical engineering safety and connect with leaders in the industry at the NSW Resources Regulator’s Electrical engineering safety seminar. This event...

Arc flash incident injures worker

A worker received minor flash burns to his body after working on a low-voltage motor control centre, according to a Department of Mines and Petroleum significant incident report. The June incident...

Preventing electric shocks during welding

Preventing electric shocks during welding

Source: Department of Mines and Petroleum, Resources Safety 22 December 2014 Summary of hazard Over the past three years, the Department of Mines and Petroleum has received more than 160 electric...