ENVIRONMENT

Fire on drill

AN EXPLORATION worker has been seriously burnt in a fire on a reverse circulation drill rig.

 The worker suffered serious burns to his face, arm, chest and back

The worker suffered serious burns to his face, arm, chest and back

The incident occurred on February 3. The worker had been adjusting the compressed air delivery system on the UDR 1000 RC drill rig when a screw compressor air receiver became over-pressurised, which...

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