Fifth crash at QLD mine sites in six months

ANOTHER crash at a Queensland mine site has prompted the regulator to reiterate the importance of health and safety management across the industry.

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According to Mineral Mines and Quarries Inspectorate officers, this was the fifth crash at a Queensland mine site in as little as six months.

 

In mid-February, a dump truck was backing up to tip its load at an overburden dump, when it collided with a wheel loader that was pushing off.