The implementation of a drill control interface has boosted productivity at the face
A gas drilling rig manager has told a coronial inquest yesterday that in regard to the safety the industry “has gone back to the bad old days”.
With the current Ebola outbreak showing few signs of slowing, the major businesses that work in these affected areas – mining – are being asked to do more to defeat the disease.
Crushing Services International has been fined $115,000 for the death of a worker at Fortescue Metals Group’s Christmas Creek mine last year.
New drill designs are taking the difficulty out of, and adding safety to, drilling in compact areas.
A manganese train in the Northern Territory has ploughed through a four-wheel drive, stuck on the tracks.
Two former Thiess supervisors who were sacked in May have taken their case for unfair dismissal to the Fair Work Commission.
FIFO workers are being urged to implement six simple strategies in order to stay mentally healthy.
The West Australian Department of Mines and Petroleum have launched a safety series focused on helping identify hazards on site.
The search for a man overboard from an iron ore carrier ship has been suspended.
University of Adelaide engineers are researching ways to better predict the potential collapse of mines and large infrastructure sites.
Health and safety will be the key theme of the opening day of M&E NSW in Newcastle today.
An exploration worker who went missing on Monday afternoon was successfully located and rescued yesterday.
There are a whopping 11companies competing for this year’s Excellence in Mine Safety award.
Mining contractor Ausdrill is facing legal action over the death of an employee in Ghana in 2011.
A mining safety expert has told Worksafe that deaths in three Tasmanian mines could have been prevented if safety warnings were followed.
More than 500 workers at a mine where four people died last week have blockaded the site in protest.
Tomcar Australia has released a new mine spec vehicle – the TM5MR.
A worker was fatally injured at the Worsley alumina refinery on September 29.
Four workers have been killed in a vehicle incident at the Grasberg mine.