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Newmont ramping business continuity

Newmont ramps up business continuity plans

Newmont has placed a range of mining operations under care and maintenance as a component of their risk mitigation strategy associated with COVID-19. The company has confirmed it is planning to scale...

mining safety is mission critical in wake of COVID19

Keeping miners safe is critical for Australia’s future

With the move by the Morrison Government to highlight that mining is now a critical industry for the Australian economy, the task of keeping miners safe inside and outside of work has never been more...

Woodside workers stood down

Workers stood down in act of bastardry

An Australian gas giant has stood down more than 400 workers today without pay and notice in the wake of the COVID-19 crisis. Unions have called the action an “Act of Bastardry” According...

mining camp quarantine

Unions clarify position on quarantine at mining camps

The AWU and the CFMEU have clarified the position of unions associated with potential mining camp quarantining of workers. The two powerful mining unions believe that the quarantining workers in...

BMA Buffel Park

Mining camps may close over Coronavirus threats

Mining camps across Australia may be forced to close to prevent the spread of Coronavirus COVID-19. AMSJ understands that several of the world’s largest miners have developed a range of...

AMSJ Nov 2021