Curragh fatality struck by dragline propel shoe

A WORKER suffered fatal injuries in an incident at Coronado Global Resources’ Curragh coal mine in Central Queensland on Sunday that occurred while he was performing cable relocation work on the dragline within the operational swing boundaries of the dragline.

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The worker was performing cable relocation work on the dragline within the operational swing boundaries of the Curragh dragline.

The Queensland Mines Inspectorate said preliminary investigations suggested the worker undertook work using the cable tractor while the dragline was stationary.