The Queensland Government has launched a boosted x-ray screening system, which will see coal miners’ x-rays “double-checked” overseas. Natural Resources..
Health and SafetyPosts
A worker has been killed at a Western Australian gold mine this morning. The Department of Mines and Petroleum have..
Crushing Services International has been fined $60,000 following an arc flash incident at Atlas Iron’s Wodgina iron ore project in..
The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has fined Wollongong Coal $30,000 after the company’s Russel Vale coal mine discharged dirty..
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..