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Old Mount Morgan Mine Site Prepares for Cyclone Marcia

Old Mount Morgan Mine Site Prepares for Cyclone Marcia

The old Mount Morgan mine site in Central Queensland has been prepared for  heavy rain and violent winds expected when Cyclone Marcia reaches the Capricorn Coast some time early tomorrow morning...

New Technology Creates Super Sensitive Smoke Detectors

New Technology Creates Super Sensitive Smoke Detectors

University researchers say they have developed new technology that could could make smoke detectors far more sensitive to dangerous smoke than those currently on the market. Photoelectric smoke...

Drugs & Alcohol: New pill on the block

Over the past few years there has been rapid growth in the number and range of new and emerging drugs, posing serious implications for worksites where safety is a priority, writes Dr Ken Pidd. The...

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Hydraulic Safety: Under pressure

A kilo of prevention is better than a ton of cure when it comes to plant and equipment fluid spills, writes Turlough Guerin. Reducing the HSE and productivity risks from plant and equipment fluid...

Public Comment Sought On Heavy Vehicle Roadworthiness

Public Comment Sought On Heavy Vehicle Roadworthiness

Four options to improve the roadworthiness of heavy vehicles in Australia have been released by The National Transport Commission (NTC) for comment. Chief Executive Officer of the NTC, Paul Retter...

Three People Killed And Ten Injured In Oil Rig Explosion

Three People Killed And Ten Injured In Oil Rig Explosion

Three people have been killed and ten injured after a massive explosion at an oil rig off the coast of Brazil. Six other workers are still missing from the FPSO Cidade de Sao Mateus oil rig located...

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