Queensland Parliament has appointed a six-person Parliamentary select committee to inquire into how black lung re-emerged and how to prevent it. Minister..
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More than 1500 workers who have lost their lives in Queensland mines have been remembered today. The annual service, which..
A boilermaker was de-gloved after becoming caught in a moving conveyor in June. The boilermaker was working alone while in..
Aggreko AusPac has celebrated one million man-hours without a lost time injury (LTI), with this week marking a two-year period without an LTI. The company said..
The Black Lung Victims Group have called for a 10 cent a tonne industry funded compensation levy. The group, which..
A Hail Creek coal miner has been awarded more than $1.2m in compensation in Federal Court after being stood down..
As at September 6, 117 Australian workers have been killed at work in 2016, according to Safe Work Australia data. The..
Access to the iconic headframe at the Beaconsfield Mine and Heritage Centre has been temporarily suspended following uncharacteristic ground movement..
A fifteenth case of coal workers’ pneumoconiosis has been confirmed this week. The mine worker, who has worked in underground..
A 55-year-old man was fatally injured at Glencore’s Newlands coal mine, near Glenden, on Tuesday morning. The contractor was conducting maintenance work..