Jimblebar operations 'paused' for safety

OPERATIONS at BHP’s Jimblebar iron ore mine in Western Australia's Pilbara were “paused” about midday May 18 over safety concerns.

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Operations were ceased at Jimblebar to allow workers to refocus on safety.

A number of low level recordable injuries at the site led to the decision.

Australia's Mining Monthly understands there have been about 40 of these low level incidents since Christmas.

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