Warning on effect of rain on highwall safety

THE New South Wales Resources Regulator has recommended the installation and maintenance of water drainage to prevent the pooling of water on highwalls, low-walls, dumps and low-lying areas after wet weather was shown to lead to a spate of collapses.

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Several incidents have been reported recently where people and equipment have been exposed to significant health and safety risks as a result of highwalls, low-walls and dumps failing.

Several incidents have been reported recently where people and equipment have been exposed to significant health and safety risks as a result of highwalls, low-walls and dumps failing.