Fluid injection warning after failed hydraulic fitting incident

A WORKER at a New South Wales underground coal mine has been sprayed with oil from a failed hydraulic fitting.

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A stainless steel hydraulic pipe had been replaced on a train loader and was undergoing pressure testing when a new fitting on the pipe failed and released fluid that sprayed onto the worker.

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