NSW detects three black lung cases

THE NEW South Wales coal mining industry – which until recently escaped the scourge of black lung disease experienced in Queensland – now has three possible cases of the disease.

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NSW Resources Regulator chief inspector Garvin Burns said all three workers were detected through health surveillance screening under the new NSW Work Health and Safety framework.