The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has fined Wollongong Coal $30,000 after the company’s Russel Vale coal mine discharged dirty..
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Malcolm Sim, Monash University Recent cases of black lung in Queensland coal miners after many years of no known cases..
The Department of Mines and Petroleum have released a significant incident report into the death of a 32-year-old worker at..
BHP Billiton has said it was unlikely the Samarco iron ore mine would reopen, after the tragic events in November..
Tougher coal dust controls, new and better testing, and better trained medicos are the backbone of a new regime to..
The youngest miner to be diagnosed with coal workers’ pneumoconiosis could have had coal workers’ pneumoconiosis for nine years. Steve..
A fourth case of black lung has been confirmed in less than a week, bringing the total number of coal..
Workers at Chevron’s Gorgon project on Barrow Island were forced to stop work and evacuate due to a gas leak last week…
Workers may have been exposed to hazardous chemicals such as lead and mercury while extracting gold at the Manuka Silver..
Four workers work injured in a light vehicle rollover at Rio Tinto’s Greater Paraburdoo mine on Saturday morning. The incident..