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Want to create better miners? Teach them to rescue

SEVERAL mine rescue competitions and exercises have been run and done around Australia, with mineworkers expected to be the real winners with teams sharpening their rescue skills and forging stronger bonds.

 Emergency response capabilities were also put to the test during a mine collapse large-scale emergency exercise at Peabody Energy’s Wambo Underground coal mine in NSW.

Emergency response capabilities were also put to the test during a mine collapse large-scale emergency exercise at Peabody Energy’s Wambo Underground coal mine in NSW.

In the 59th annual Australian Underground Coal Mines Rescue competition held at Anglo American's Moranbah North coal mine in Queensland, Grosvenor and Moranbah North longwall mines came first and second...

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