Broken arm after CHPP incident

Broken arm after CHPP incident

The operator suffered arm fractures and a serious laceration to the top of his left forearm.

Sustainability

02 JUNE 2020
Dozer track caught in coal stockpile collapse

Dozer track caught in coal stockpile collapse

The operator was unable to drive the dozer out and instead decided to exit the dozer.

Sustainability

01 JUNE 2020
A shocking set of numbers

A shocking set of numbers

Electric shocks can also directly affect breathing and may result in superficial or deep burns.

Sustainability

26 MAY 2020
Operator suffers serious leg injury in AFC incident

Operator suffers serious leg injury in AFC incident

The pusher leg feed control knob got caught on the rubber explosion mat that was over the AFC.

Sustainability

22 MAY 2020
Not turning lights on results in haul truck collision

Not turning lights on results in haul truck collision

After a clean-up at the site, a dozer hit the haul truck on the left-hand side under the cab.

Sustainability

20 MAY 2020
NSW mines response to COVID-19 satisfactory: regulator

NSW mines response to COVID-19 satisfactory: regulator

Of 87 mines inspected, the majority demonstrated that they have implemented appropriate controls.

Covid-19

20 MAY 2020
Bulkhead fails in underground mine

Bulkhead fails in underground mine

Further ground movement into the shaft void destabilised the drilling rig.

Sustainability

20 MAY 2020
NSW to introduce strict standards on respirable coal dust

NSW to introduce strict standards on respirable coal dust

The coal dust respirable standard to be lowered to 1.5 milligrams per cubic metre from February 1.

Sustainability

19 MAY 2020
Worker breaks arm when overloaded with ventilation tubes

Worker breaks arm when overloaded with ventilation tubes

The worker fell from the back of a ute while unloading the tubes underground.

Sustainability

18 MAY 2020
Lighting tower overturns after separating from tow

Lighting tower overturns after separating from tow

The vehicle and travelled 60m before overturning at a New South Wales open cut mine.

Sustainability

15 MAY 2020
Collision with light vehicle after conversation between operators

Collision with light vehicle after conversation between operators

The dozer operator was unaware that he had hit the light vehicle, and left the work area.

Sustainability

14 MAY 2020
Historic CHPP totally rehabilitated

Historic CHPP totally rehabilitated

The site has been progressively rehabilitated in accordance with the obligations.

Sustainability

12 MAY 2020