Inquest probes reasons for Grasstree fatality

A CORONIAL inquest into the 2014 death of Paul McGuire at Anglo American’s Grasstree longwall mine heard it took two hours for the electrician’s body to be found.

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McGuire (34) was sent to calibrate a gas monitor. However, he suffocated on methane gas when he opened the hatch of the sealed room, which was the wrong location.

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