central queensland mine deaths

Mine safety system labelled ‘totally inadequate’

premium_icon Mine safety system labelled ‘totally inadequate’

‘At the moment there seems to be two systems running'

Mine death inquest: ‘Our hearts are broken’

premium_icon Mine death inquest: ‘Our hearts are broken’

The sister of a fallen CQ mine worker gave an emotional tribute

BMA bans large wear plates after miner’s death

premium_icon BMA bans large wear plates after miner’s death

Wear plate in mine death of almost ‘unprecedented’ dimensions

INQUEST: Origin of wear plates linked to CQ mine death

premium_icon INQUEST: Origin of wear plates linked to CQ mine death

Wear plates were the result of ‘miscommunication’.

Excavator bucket linked to mine death not fully examined

premium_icon Excavator bucket linked to mine death not fully examined

Daniel Springer died at a CQ mine in 2017 from a head injury.

CQ mine death equipment a ‘ticking time bomb’

premium_icon CQ mine death equipment a ‘ticking time bomb’

‘I think about it almost every day... it shouldn’t have happened.’

Push to shield mine supervisors from industrial manslaughter

premium_icon Push to shield mine supervisors from industrial manslaughter

Union says move will ‘make a mockery of leadership accountability’

INQUEST: Lawyer raises ‘conflict of interest’ issue

premium_icon INQUEST: Lawyer raises ‘conflict of interest’ issue

Commissioner for Mines and Safety questioned in coronial inquest

Mine failed to identify access to lethal area as a risk

premium_icon Mine failed to identify access to lethal area as a risk

Paul McGuire died at a CQ mine after inhaling toxic air in 2014.

Claims mine death victim should have known of goaf dangers

premium_icon Claims mine death victim should have known of goaf dangers

Courts hears from witness who found the father of two

INQUEST: CFMMEU lawyer probes investigation process

premium_icon INQUEST: CFMMEU lawyer probes investigation process

Coroner reins in union lawyer from “straying into ideological views” outside mine...