Ravensworth quenching incident due to steam

A WORKER at the Ravensworth open cut coal mine in New South Wales was struck by a suspension link pin while conducting maintenance activities on a haul truck which led to his injuries and prompted the NSW Resources Regulator to conduct a causal investigation.

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The incident occurred while the worker was quenching the pin with water shortly after making a hole through the pin's centre with a thermal lance.