Dragline safety incidents across the mining industry have been highlighted through a recent dragline bench collapse at a Queensland mine. The recent dragline safety incident is certainly not the first across the industry and it seems, on the surface that dragline bench failures have been a regular feature of the mining industry in Queensland over the years.
AMSJ was provided exclusive images of a range of bench failures from some of our readers. They highlight the prevalence of the issue and the need to implement controls around the stability of working benches across the industry.
We’d be happy to here your thoughts in the comments below on preventing dragline bench failures or other dragline related incidents.
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