Climbing onto machine ends in fatal injury

An employee who used equipment as a ladder died after being crushed. One worker recently thought it would save time to stand on a forklift while performing tasks at height. However, he failed to...

Raw water tank failure

Collapse damages mine equipment, injures worker

A mining operation reported a structural failure that battered machinery and hurt one employee. A raw water tank recently failed at a Queensland coal mine, releasing large volumes of water across the...

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Smart asset management – Dräger Rental Robot

Improving operational processes whilst controlling asset compliance. Want to know where your electrical equipment is? Want to keep track of your equipment going underground? To achieve smart...

Safety Plus for hoists

ABB launches mine hoist safety suite

ABB is launching ABB Ability™ Safety Plus for hoists, a suite of mine hoist safety products that brings the highest level of personnel and equipment safety available to the mining industry. The...

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Who is Bis? Bis is a provider of specialised logistics and materials handling solutions to mining and resources companies. The company was formally named Brambles Industrial Services and has a long...

AMSJ April 2022