Warning on light support configurations

ALL site senior executives should audit the support configurations on all lights and suspended objects in coal handling and preparation plants to determine the integrity of the support configuration, the Queensland Mines Inspectorate has warned after an incident at a Queensland coal mine.

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The shackle was the only support for the light at the CHPP.

While replacing a light in a coal handling and preparation plant, coal mine workers identified that the shackle on the light was badly worn.

The shackle was the only support point.