Fatality at Maules Creek CHPP

THE NEW South Wales Resources Regulator has started an investigation into the death of a contract worker found unconscious at Whitehaven Coal’s Maules Creek coal handling and processing plant on May 16.
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The worker was airlifted to Tamworth Hospital for treatment but died on May 18.

 

The investigation will focus on determining whether or not the death was work-related.

 

"As the investigation is underway, no further information is available at this time," the regulator said.