A worker with around 41 years of coal mining experience has been diagnosed with coal workers’ pneumoconiosis.
A lot can happen in a few months. In the dust control world, mining companies have made significant strides towards creating a safer workplace for employees. Safe to Work speaks with Breathe-safe director Nick Johnstone about what’s next.
The launch of the new global standard on tailings management has highlighted the urgent need for a TSF monitoring, governance and reporting solution.
Anglo American chief executive Mark Cutifani has revealed that a gas ignition event at the Grosvenor coal mine in Queensland may have started with a fall in the waste area of the site.
Pike River Recovery Minister Andrew Little has reiterated that it is unlikely that human remains will be recovered from the Pike River mine in New Zealand.