Queensland’s coal-seam gas rich Surat Basin yields a new opportunity for a pilot exploration project that could create hundreds of jobs. The..
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Tighter rules to protect Queensland miners from coal workers pneumoconiosis will officially kick in from January 1. Minister for State..
The Queensland metalliferous mining, quarrying and coal mining industries experienced a fatality-free year in 2015-16, according to the Commissioner for..
A fourth case of black lung has been confirmed in less than a week, bringing the total number of coal..
A worker received serious leg injuries after undergoing maintenance on a blast-hole drill rig. The maintenance fitter had removed the..
A special group of coal mining medicos will be created to tackle the growing health concerns of Queensland miners surrounding..
A key Queensland mining health and safety body has welcomed its first female members: two highly-qualified mining engineers. Minister for..
The Palaszczuk Government released the state budget today, announcing a $29.7 million investment in 2015-16 to support drought-affected landholders, protect..