Regulator urges mine operators to ban e-cigarettes on site

THE Western Australian Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety, has urged mine operators to ban e-cigarettes onsite during activities after a worker suffered serious burns when a vape spontaneously exploded.

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A mine site worker has caught national health and safety attention after an e-cigarette exploded while he was on the job.