Public hearings for the Queensland parliamentary inquiry into black lung disease have started today, just days after it was revealed..
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The first confirmed case of black lung disease in a Queensland open cut mine has been revealed. The diagnosis has..
Powertec Telecommunications has announced the introduction of the Altai Super Wi-Fi Underground Communications System. The Wi-Fi Underground Communication System (UCS)..
The Queensland metalliferous mining, quarrying and coal mining industries experienced a fatality-free year in 2015-16, according to the Commissioner for..
A company has been fined $110,000 in Perth Magistrates Court in relation to an incident which fatally crushed a worker…
Cancer Council is calling for greater cancer awareness in the workplace, following new estimates that about 130 Australian workers are..
National Safe Work Month has been launched to raise awareness about workplace health and safety during the month of October…
Fire safety standards for mobile transport owners and operators have been changed under the revised Australian Standard AS 5062-2016 Fire protection..
There may not be a safe level of coal dust exposure, University of Melbourne researchers have suggested. Since May last..
Queensland researchers are taking automation in the mining industry to the next level, with driverless underground trucks on the cards..