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An ivestigation into a counterweight fall in being conducted

Counterweight near miss

Worksafe Victoria mining safety regulator has reported a near-miss with a counterweight at a mine site. According to the regulator, a 20-tonne counterweight fell approximately 30 metres from its...

Tahmoor Coal mine hoisting incident

Tahmoor incident investigation report released

The Department of Planning and Environment’s Resources Regulator has released a new report into a hoisting incident which saw two workers trapped for almost nine hours 162 metres below ground at...

miners trapped

Miners trapped at Tahmoor Colliery

A rescue operation is underway tonight for two miners trapped in a lift shaft underground at Glencore’s Tahmoor Colliery south west of Sydney. NSW Police confirmed tonight that they were called...

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