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Hand injuries after shovel tower cable break

A COAL mine supervisor suffered injuries to his hand after a shovel tower brake mechanism was thrown into the air at a New South Wales open cut mine.

Hand injuries after shovel tower cable break

Workers were lowering a shovel cable from a cable tower in the mine when the shovel tower rope broke and the cable fell to the ground. The cable tower rope was attached to the ripper of a grader to...

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