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Calls for strengthened communications on site

The New South Wales regulator has said procedure is key after after a worker was hit by a loader at …
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Regulator calls for greater procedure after worker fractures leg

A worker at an open cut coal mine in New South Wales has suffered a fractured tibia and fibula after …
Coal punctured lung

Coal processing worker injury reveals need to choose the right tool

A worker at a coal processing plant in New South Wales is recovering from a punctured lung after the tooth …

Anglo American embraces remote dozer operations

Anglo American is training its dozer operators in remote control technology at the Capcoal coal Complex in Queensland.
WAME 2024 WA Mining Conference and Exhibition

Mark your calendars: WA Mining returns in 2024

Early-bird registration is now open for Western Australia’s biggest mining conference, with this year’s show expected to be better than …
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Mine overhauls safety protocols after conveyor incident

A Western Australian mine has increased safety measures and training after a worker’s arm became briefly trapped in a conveyor.

SAFETY PROCESSES

Hexagon’s thorough approach to safety is keeping mining personnel and assets protected from collisions with vehicles, pedestrians and objects.

Multi-dimensional collision avoidance

Hexagon’s thorough approach to safety is keeping mining personnel and assets protected from collisions with vehicles, pedestrians and objects.
MST Global

The multi-tool of mine safety

MST Global is improving safety and productivity in underground mines with its modular hardware and software solutions.
Blast Support allows mines to track the position of people and assets on surface mines in a 3D space. Image: Epiroc

Blasting to new heights

Epiroc is bringing a proven underground safety technology to surface mines across the world.
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Coal dust exposure heralds warning to mask up

Recent levels of respirable dust nearly four times the acceptable limit at a New South Wales open cut coal mine …

Enhancing operator experience

Komatsu’s automation solution is improving safety and operational efficiency at Centennial Coal’s Mandalong mine in NSW.
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Bravus honoured at Queensland Mining Awards

Bravus Mining and Resources has been recognised as a frontrunner in mine worker welfare and environmental management at the Queensland …

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SAFETY TECHNOLOGY

HazardAVERT provides proximity detection coverage out to 50m. Image: Strata

Betting safety on a sure thing

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Workers at Anglo American Grosvenor mine

SAFETY INSIGHTS

MinRes Air

MinRes Air takes to the skies

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Safety regulation

What Queensland’s new safety reforms mean for workers

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The Queensland Government has passed the Resources Safety and Health Legislation Amendment Bill 2024.

Is your mine safety management system compliant?

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The Association of Mining and Exploration Companies (AMEC) has launched a helpful audit tool to assist mineral exploration and mining …

Head over heels: Keeping workers safe at heights

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Falls from height are a leading cause of injury in the mining industry, but how do those risks actually come …

Products

Bringing superior protection and comfort to construction sites and mines

One in five Australians experience signs and symptoms of mental ill-health every year, yet more than half of them don’t …
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Kito hoists: The solution to unnecessary replacements 

Kito415V chain and wire rope hoists come standard with state-of-the-art condition monitoring features, including hour meters and operation counters.
NHP

NHP wins Rockwell Automation award for best distributor

NHP Electrical Engineering Products has taken out the Rockwell Automation 2024 annual award for best distributor – services/ARR’ for the …
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Protection for a worthy cause

With its Black Dog range of PPE, Safety Mate has surpassed $1 million in donations to the Black Dog Institute …

Environmental, social and governance

Safety Mate’s GreenTek glove range just got greener

Safety Mate is kicking goals when it comes to supplying sustainably produced gloves to workers in Australia.
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What are the safety values of autonomous mining vehicles?

As Rio Tinto reopens the rail line on which one of its driverless trains derailed last week, the injury-free incident has highlighted the potential safety benefits of …

Being smart about safety

With its strong focus on keeping workers safe, Epiroc understands that digital solutions can help maintain an efficient, safe and …
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Shaping the future of Australian mining

In today’s mining and resources landscape, many large organisations have entire teams of people dedicated to implementing environmental, social, and …
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Remote workers are guarded by an Angel

Guardian Angel Safety delivers reliable end-to-end network, hardware and safety-monitoring solutions for the protection of lone and remote workers.