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Free training to boost resources skills

Queensland’s resources sector has applauded the Queensland Government for offering free Certificate III trade training courses for year-12 graduates in high-demand skills areas. Chief Executive of...

Dangerous incident report

Dangerous incident Summary: A worker was welding a pipe to the outside of a sump. A fire occurred inside the sump with flames passing up through floor grating above the sump to within 1 m of the...

Dangerous incident report

Dangerous incident Summary: While welding a cleat to the port side of the dredge approximately 100mm above the water, the wind created waves that splashed up onto the work area. This resulted in the...

Serious injury report

Serious injury Summary: An electrician was driving a ute (light vehicle) around a right-hand bend when he lost control. The ute spun around and rolled onto the driver’s side. The driver was not...

Dangerous incident report

Dangerous incident Summary: A haul truck operator lost traction on an over-watered haul road ramp (no dry line). The driver stayed in his lane despite spinning the truck 180 degrees after hitting the...

Health control plan workshops to be held

All mines, quarries and petroleum sites are required to develop and implement a health control plan. To assist mines with this, the Resources Regulator will be delivering workshops across NSW...

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