FLEETS

Excavator hit by large rock

AN EXCAVATOR driver escaped injury when a 2-3t rock fell from the face onto his vehicle while he was loading a mobile crusher on the pit floor.

 The Regulator's image of the incident

The Regulator's image of the incident

The rock hit the counterweight of the excavator. The New South Wales Resources Regulator said wall design and mine planning had to consider slip planes, hydrology and other environmental factors that...

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