BHP has joined forces with the Australian and Western Australian governments to improve road and rail safety in the Pilbara region.
With the year edging to a close, it’s time for the mining industry to recognise National Safe Work Month in October. It’s a pivotal time to draw people’s attention to why safety is the number one priority in the industry.
The NSW Regulator points to the many risks involved in the operation of conveyors, instability or failure of tailing dams and on the roads and other vehicle operating areas at quarries.
Hexagon’s Mining division has acquired Guardvant, an Arizona-based safety technology provider for the mining industry, for an undisclosed amount.