Tag - SAFETY

5 Of The Most Dangerous Jobs In Australia

5 Of The Most Dangerous Jobs In Australia   Heading out into the workforce as a teenager just finished school, you probably didn’t have a great deal of knowledge about working, or about what...

Queensland calls out Federal LNP for climate inaction

Queensland Minister for Environment and the Great Barrier Reef Leeanne Enoch has joined with other state and territory Ministers to condemn the Federal Government for its inaction to address climate...

Big Blades Turn at Coopers Gap Wind Farm

Hundreds of workers at the Coopers Gap Wind Farm site were excited to see the fruits of their labour take shape, with the completion of the first wind turbine tower in mid-November.

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The History of Mining in Australia

Silver and copper ores were discovered in Australia in the 1840s, just when the early colonies were about to go bankrupt.

Top 10 Worst Global Mine Disasters

Top 10 worst mine disasters in the world   Thousands of lives have been lost in the mining industry over the centuries, and while every disaster is a tragedy, some are far worse than others.  ...