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Safety Mate-Riley Eye Protection Mining

SAFETY MATE: Introducing The Riley Navigator

The result of an extensive research and development project headed up by a specialist team boasting decades of safety eyewear experience, Riley takes a completely fresh look at eye protection with...

Rapid Test Systems RCD Compliance Testing

RCD Compliance Testing…made safe!

The mining sector is one of Australia’s harshest working environments with both visible and invisible hazards, and comprises remote, dusty, unpredictable sites where equipment and installations can...

Mine worker safety Global Road Technology

Improving mine worker safety top of the agenda for GRT

Australian headquartered mining and civil services firm Global Road Technology (GRT), is aiming to place mine safety firmly on the national agenda over the next 12 months. Using its work in the...

2021 Innovative Skills Awards

Innovative Skilling Awards winners announced

Like many events, the 2021 Innovative Skills Awards were conducted differently this year. Recognising creativity and leading practice in driving quality training in the resources industry, the...

workplace safety

New grants to boost workplace safety

Fresh ideas to reduce workplace harm and improve outcomes for injured workers are being funded through a new WorkSafe Victoria grants program. The WorkSafe grants support initiatives that deliver...

personnel vehicle incident

Potential crush point on personnel transport vehicle

The NSW Resources Regulator has published a safety alert following the incident on 20 May 2021. According to the report, at the time of the incident, a worker was travelling as a passenger in a...

fall from height

Rigger falls from height

The NSW Resources Regulator has reported a fall from height incident. A rigger had completed lift activities and was dismounting a scaffold. While climbing onto the ladder, the rigger ducked under a...

Crawler utility vehicle runaway

Tracked utility vehicles rollaway

The NSW Resources Regulator has recently received two notifications where tracked utility type vehicles have lost motion control and rolled, uncontrolled, down a gradient. Figure 2 Morooka MST-3000VD...