NSW fire fight

NSW fire fight

Jumbo drill fire warning from NSW regulator.

Sustainability

02 SEPTEMBER 2019
Haul truck wheelie

Haul truck wheelie

Truck started rolling back and when the operator applied the brakes it sat on its tail.

Fleet

19 AUGUST 2019
Repair shop safety concern

Repair shop safety concern

Inspectors were surprised at the number of workers operating mobile plant without high risk licences...

Maintenance

05 JULY 2019
Into the void

Into the void

Safety harness swing and miss as worker falls 4m, dislocating his shoulder in the process.

Sustainability

04 JUNE 2019
Safety still a concern on WA mines

Safety still a concern on WA mines

DMIRS reports on the sector's safety performance.

Sustainability

17 MAY 2019
Fire and fury at NSW mines

Fire and fury at NSW mines

More dangerous incidents at New South Wales mines involving mobile plant and equipment.

Maintenance

09 MAY 2019
Safety Excellence finalists announced

Safety Excellence finalists announced

Rerisk, Metso, Foraco and Heat Trap Solar make the cut.

Mining Monthly Awards

18 MARCH 2019
Coal mine crane calamity

Coal mine crane calamity

A 50t slew crane toppled on mine ramp.

Fleet

04 MARCH 2019
Fire forces worker to jump from basket

Fire forces worker to jump from basket

Fire forces worker to jump from an elevated work basket.

Sustainability

17 JANUARY 2019
Near miss underground

Near miss underground

Haul truck hits light vehicle door.

Sustainability

07 JANUARY 2019
South32 fined for Collie lift crush tragedy

South32 fined for Collie lift crush tragedy

The worker died after being crushed between a lift car and the lift shaft while trying to fix a lift...

Sustainability

07 NOVEMBER 2018
Fine for vortex break head crushing in Kwinana

Fine for vortex break head crushing in Kwinana

A company is fined for an incident that left a man's head pinned by a 300kg object.

Sustainability

26 OCTOBER 2018