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silver lake

Fatality at Silver Lake underground mine

Silver Lake Resources underground operations at an Eastern Goldfields mine in WA has been suspended after the death of a contractor on Thursday morning (10 June 2021). Silver Lake Resources Limited...

hydroseeder

Miner dead in rehabilitation accident

The USA Government, Mine Safety and Health Administration MSHA has reported a mine rehabilitation accident involving a hydroseeder that occurred on October 9, 2020. According to the report, a...

electrical licensing disciplinary action

Electrical licensing disciplinary actions

The Queensland Electrical Safety committee has instituted a range of electrical licensing disciplinary procedures on seven electricians for failing to manage a range of safety related actions at...

Two mining contractors have died while performing high voltage work on a haul truck at Argonaut Gold

Mining contractors killed in HV accident on haul truck

Two mining contractors have died in a High Voltage accident while performing maintenance on a haul truck. The details surrounding the accident are still emerging. The contractors were killed at...

Risk reduction program BHP Nudge

BHP strengthens contractor safety management

The Australian Institute of Health & Safety (AIHS) released interesting news on the BHP’s change to contractor safety management. The AIHS writes… BHP has made significant changes to...

AMSJ April 2022