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PRODUCTIVE SAFETY – A NEW FOCUS

Organisations are often left wondering how they can be certain that the decisions and investments made have caused, or at least contributed to, a particular organisational outcome or output. This is...

IMPROVING SAFETY & PRODUCTIVITY IN COAL MINES

Working with the industry and equipment manufacturers to develop sensor technology, CSIRO have released the following case study of impact, aimed at keeping miners safer and improving productivity...

Time To Get Your Head In The Cloud

Jeffrey Ling explains how electronic inspection and safety compliance management is transforming the mining industry. Safety management in any industry can quickly lead to stacks of paperwork...

Breath Test For Drugs One Step Closer

A team of researchers in Sweden claim to have developed a reliable test that can detect drugs in a person’s system through a sample of their exhaled breath. A majority of mines in Australia currently...

Workers' Memorial Day Commemorated On April 28

Workers’ Memorial Day Commemorated On April 28

Safe Work Australia is asking all workers to spare a thought for those who have died due to a workplace incident on Tuesday 28 April for World Day for Safety and Health at Work and Workers’...

More Drug Raids at Western Australian Mine Sites

More drug raids have been conducted by police at mine sites in Western Australia as part of Operation Redwater. The latest raids were conducted Wednesday and yesterday at BHP and Rio Tinto -owned...

Deadliest Year in a Decade for Australian Mining

Between 2010-2013 statistics showed that safety within the mining industry was improving, with the recorded number of fatalities remaining low when compared to the years prior. However, a spike of...

AMSJ April 2022