Safety Alerts 26th July 2019

Posted on 7/26/2019
Get the latest safety alerts for past week. Top Story: A worker in an underground coal mine was installing 1.8 metre roof bolts (as infill secondary support) using a hand-held bolter on the narrow walkside of a conveyor belt.

Safety Alerts 19th July 2019

Posted on 7/19/2019
Get the latest safety alerts for past week. Top Story: A forklift operator was unloading a truck, when one of the tines made contact with a crate. This pushed the crate forward, causing a domino effect that resulted in a hydraulic cylinder being pus

Safety Alerts 12th July 2019

Posted on 7/12/2019
Get the latest safety alerts for past week. Top Story: The Petroleum and Gas (P&G) Inspectorate has undertaken proactive worker exposure monitoring in collaboration with Queensland Government’s Safety in Mines Testing and Research Station (Simtars).

Safety Alerts 5th July 2019

Posted on 7/5/2019
Get the latest safety alerts for past week. Top Story: A recent incident occurred that involved an E-Cigarette, left unattended in a company vehicle. As you can see from the photographs, E-Cigarettes and Vapes can cause fires which can very...

Safety Alerts 28th June 2019

Posted on 6/28/2019
Get the latest safety alerts for past week. Top Story: A recent incident occurred that involved an E-Cigarette, left unattended in a company vehicle. As you can see from the photographs, E-Cigarettes and Vapes can cause fires which can very...

Safety Alerts 21st June 2019

Posted on 6/21/2019
Get the latest safety alerts for past week. Top Story:A worker at an underground coal mine has suffered severe foot injuries. The worker’s right foot entered the confines of a scavenger conveyor. The worker was transported to hospital and...

Safety Alerts 14th June 2019

Posted on 6/14/2019
Get the latest safety alerts for past week. Top Story: A light vehicle rolled in an open cut coal mine. The vehicle was exiting a crib hut park-up area. As it turned onto the road, the driver was distracted by a noise and the sun affected the...

Safety Alerts 7th June 2019

Posted on 6/7/2019
Get the latest safety alerts for past week. Top Story: In June 2018, a scaffolder fell while crossing a void 5.7 metres above the ground. The scaffolder was wearing a fall arrest harness with a retractable type lanyard connected to a horizontal...

Safety Alerts 31st May 2019

Posted on 5/31/2019
Get the latest safety alerts for past week. Top Story: A fire occurred on an integrated tool carrier in an underground metalliferous mine. The fire occurred within the turbocharger and was extinguished by the onboard fire suppression system. The ca

Safety Alerts 24th May 2019

Posted on 5/24/2019
Get the latest safety alerts for past week. Top Story: In March 2019, an electrician was fault-finding on his own in a vent fan control panel during night shift. He was wearing 1000V Class 0 rubber gloves and attempted to remove a plastic cover to..