Head crush warning

WESTERN Australia’s Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety has warned of the dangers of working on mobile elevating work platforms, in the wake of an incident that trapped a workers head against a conveyor structure.

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The EWP incident in June 2018

The incident happened at an unnamed mine site in WA in June this year, when an operator and a surveyor were working on a mobile elevating work platform around 27 metres above the ground on a stacker

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