FLEETS

Dump truck detour

A DUMP truck driver had a near miss at an open cut coal mine in New South Wales when the service brake of the loaded vehicle failed as it was travelling down a ramp.

 The Regulator's image of the incident

The Regulator's image of the incident

The driver had arrived at a designated dump only to be instructed by a dozer operator to empty his load elsewhere. He drove off and began travelling down a ramp. The truck started gathering speed, hitting...

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