Hazelwood fire fighter wins Victorian Supreme Court appeal

AN EXCAVATOR operator left with a serious lung disease after working to contain the 2014 Hazelwood mine fire in Victoria without any respiratory protection had his successful WorkCover claim upheld by the Victorian Supreme Court.

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David Briggs spent 12 weeks helping to contain the Hazelwood open cut mine fire.