Challenging ourselves our records on safety

Posted on 7/22/2019
Guarding, ground control, unplanned movement of plant, respirable crystalline silica, competency ... These are all issues that I'm seeing and hearing on a regular basis in our industry, many of which (of course) I'd prefer not to be hearing about

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

Quarry Magazine July Issue

Posted on 7/15/2019
Read the June issue of Quarry Magazine here! This months issue: Carving a niche, 'Urban mining' , 'Green Thumb', Ray of sunshine, Crusher bucket, eco-material slashes costs Compact crushers' key roles in recycling jobs. and many more...

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...

IQ Connect to promote global growth opportunities

Posted on 6/24/2019
I recently had the pleasure of representing the lQA at the Institute of Quarrying Southern Africa 50th annual conference and International Presidents' Meeting in Durban. South Africa.

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...

Quarry Magazine June Issue

Posted on 6/17/2019
Read the June issue of Quarry Magazine here! This months issue: Screen optimisation boost for 'big boy' Mobile 'gems' Electric innovations OEM expands global mineral presence Motorbase Solutions for screen drives Eight reasons to use ...

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...