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apprentice electric shock

Mining apprentice electrician receives shock

An apprentice and the supervising electrician this past week received a dangerous electric shock while re-terminating an electric supply line in an electrical cabinet.  According to information, the...

Dozer incident

Dozer contacts 6.6kV electrical cable

NSW Resources Regulator has reported that a dozer came into contact with electrical equipment at an open cut coal mine in NSW.

arc flash

Arc Flash urgent reminder across industry

The arc flash risks of working on live electrical equipment have been well known throughout the mining and general industry for many years, yet too many incidents still occur with tragic consequences...

mining incident electric shock

Driller receives electric shock | Mining Incident

into the electric shock iIn another reported dangerous mining incident in the last week,  a driller suffered an electric shock but did not sustain any serious injury. According to the New South Wales...

electrical engineering safety

Electrical Engineering Safety Seminar

Over 200 electrical engineers will examine the idea of ‘back to basics’ at the NSW Resources Regulator’s annual Electrical Engineering Safety Seminar next week. Mine workers, manufacturers...

Life-saving electrical compliance app

QuickSafety will soon launch its electrical safety compliance software after completing BlueChilli’s accelerator program and raising over $400,000 in pre-seed funding, and will address a life...

Electrical Engineering Safety Seminar

The NSW Resources Regulator is seeking experienced and enthusiastic presenters for the annual Electrical Engineering Safety Seminar on 7 and 8 November 2018 at Sofitel Sydney Wentworth, Sydney. The...

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...