The Morrison Government is set to invest $5 million in response to the increasing cases of accelerated silicosis ahead of the federal election.
An agitator truck has caught fire in an underground metals mine in Cobar, causing 19 workers to retreat to refuge chambers while the fire was brought under control.
Point-to-point communication along the length of a conveyor system is no longer a technology of the future.
The mining industry suffered a shock when the Brumadinho tailings disaster occurred in Brazil in January. Safe to Work examines the response so far.
Workers are empowered to seek an order from the Western Australian Industrial Relations Commission (WAIRC) to stop workplace bullying, according to the final report of the Ministerial Review of the state industrial systems.