Category: Health & Safety

Guide for managing the risks of working in heat

As the weather heats up, it’s time to review your workplace to make sure you and your workers stay

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Traumatic Injury Prevention in Mining

There are a variety of traumatic injuries that can occur in mining, the most common being to the hands

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Simple steps for respiratory disease prevention in Mining

The most effective tool in preventing respiratory diseases in mining is to minimise the exposure to industrial dust. While

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Noise-induced hearing loss causes and prevention

Hearing loss due to occupation is one of the biggest problems facing miners with it being the second most

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FIFO and the effects on family life

When compared to other parents, partners of FIFO workers experience higher levels of stress. FIFO workers are often working

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New Acland hybrid truck

Do driverless trucks save lives?

There has been a lot of conversation surrounding the use of driverless trucks in mining. It was in 2015

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NHVR welcomes NRMA report addressing driver fatigue

The NHVR said today’s NRMA’s Dead Tired would provide key recommendations to continue to address driver fatigue. NHVR CEO Sal Petroccitto

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WA miners urged to guard against heat stress

The Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety has issued a reminder on guarding against the effects of extreme

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CFMEU Fined Record $2.4 million

The CFMEU and its officials have been hit with record fines of $2.4 million over an unlawful blockade.

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Govt invests $25 M to protect coal workers

The Palaszczuk Government will invest $25 million over the next two years to deliver more reforms to protect the

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