The Western Australian Government has established a new program to address workplace sexual harassment and assault in the mining industry.
QRC chief executive Ian Macfarlane believes not enough is being done to protect resources employees and companies from anti-mining activists.
The MCA has released its Respect@Work industry toolkit to help educate and eliminate workplace sexual harassment in the mining industry.
Resources Safety and Health Queensland (RSHQ) has made a number of safety recommendations following an incident at the Curragh Mine Complex in Queensland.
In recent years, mine safety and the shift to clean energy have been major focuses for the mining industry.
With state governments winding back coronavirus restrictions, many businesses, including mining companies, are being advised to implement screening measures to avoid a second-wave of the COVID-19 pandemic.
A Responsible Mining Index (RMI) report into the workplace culture of 30 mining majors has shown that while safety is a priority for the companies involved, there are still several areas that could be improved.