A recent EY survey on global information security has revealed the increase in cyber threats to asset-intensive industries such as mining.
Queensland’s Mines Inspectorate has committed to launch a crack down on companies that handed over payments of health checks and safety gears to workers, in breach of Queensland’s mine safety laws.
Significant reductions in respirable dust levels have been recorded in Queensland’s coal mining industry, according to the Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy (DNRME).
Two miners at SIMEC Mining’s Tahmoor coal mine were stranded in an elevator more than 150 metres down the shaft on Wednesday, September 5.
The Senate Committee has discovered that workers in the offshore petroleum industry are often not only prevented from raising safety issues, but their jobs are threatened or terminated if they do.