The slap

The slap

Worker hit in face by hose underground in SA.

Sustainability

15 AUGUST 2022
Hopper hit hurts worker

Hopper hit hurts worker

The worker suffered soft tissue injuries and the suspected spinal injury.

Sustainability

05 AUGUST 2022
Door blows off hinges

Door blows off hinges

Spike in ventilation blasts door off hinges.

Worker loses an eye

Worker loses an eye

Eye protection should always be worn on site.

Sustainability

29 JULY 2022
Arc flash while testing for dead

Arc flash while testing for dead

The engineer was also under time pressure to finish the job.

Sustainability

28 JULY 2022
Driller trips out after electric shock

Driller trips out after electric shock

The driller was taken to hospital for observation but later released uninjured.

Sustainability

27 JULY 2022
Worker struck by deflector plate

Worker struck by deflector plate

Mine supervisor failed to stop work and used the wrong tools for the job.

Sustainability

26 JULY 2022
Fire down below

Fire down below

The tele-remote loader had tripped off after running low on hydraulic oil.

Fleet

25 JULY 2022
Ripper ripped off in collision

Ripper ripped off in collision

The impact knocked out the dozer's ripper.

Fleet

21 JULY 2022
Brow fails underground

Brow fails underground

Strata failure incident underground in NSW.

Drill rig in gutter roll

Drill rig in gutter roll

Luckily, no-one was injured in the incident.

Fleet

19 JULY 2022
Just a flesh wound

Just a flesh wound

The worker was treated in hospital for his injury.

Sustainability

15 JULY 2022