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safety incident at open cut

Safety incident at open cut: Grader contacts pipe

Safety Incident Alert: The NSW Resources Regulator is investigating an incident at Mr Arthur open-cut coal mine in the Hunter Valley. At around 5pm on 22 October 2018 a grader made contact with a...

Hydraulic hose failure

Hydraulic hose failure caused fire in scraper

The NSW Resources Regulator has advised of a scraper fire due to hydraulic hose failure. Summary A worker suffered minor burns when exiting a scraper after it caught fire. A hired scraper was...

haul trucks collision

Haul truck collision in wet weather

The recent wet weather in eastern parts of Australia has contributed to a high potential  incident at a surface mine involving a haul truck collision. The NSW Resources Regulator has advised today...

tahmoor mine

Tahmoor Mine : Creating positives from negatives

Tahmoor Mine has re-opened over the weekend. The re-opening follows a six week investigation into a significant safety related incident and rescue operation where two men were trapped in a cage for...

small mines

Small Mines Health & Safety Roadshow

The NSW Resources Regulator has kicked off Safe Work Month with its annual Health and Safety at Small Mines Roadshow.  From Merimbula on the south coast to Broken Hill in the west and Ballina in the...

BHP Mount Arthur Coal Mine crash

Storm blamed for car crash leaving one injured

A State Government-funded agency has taken a page from 1980s pop music band Milli Vanilli, blaming the rain for causing a serious car crash. A worker recently suffered serious injuries after crashing...