The Western Australian Government has launched an initiative to encourage further manufacturing of personal protective equipment (PPE) in the state.
The Western Australian Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety (DMIRS) has warned against the use of rope access systems on open pit mine site slopes, unless “absolutely necessary”.
With the right equipment heatstroke is an immediately treatable condition. However, heatstroke can have disastrous long-term consequences on health if left untreated. Safe to Work speaks to CoolVest about its lightweight and portable heatstroke solution.
Centennial Coal has confirmed the tragic passing of a mine worker at the Springvale mine in New South Wales.
Evolution Mining has restarted operations at the Red Lake underground gold mine in Ontario Canada, after being forced to suspend operations and evacuate its workforce due to the threat of a nearby forest fire.