NSW miners unaware of rules says Regulator

MINE operators in New South Wales do not realise they have to notify the Resources Regulator if respirable dust or crystalline silica levels exceed prescribed limits, work health and safety inspectors have found.

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Respirable crystalline silica is bad for your health

According to NSW inspectors mine operators are unaware of the requirements of the Work Health and Safety (Mines and Petroleum Sites) Regulation 2014 that says they must let the Regulator know when