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Law exams considered for Qld mine safety

Premium Content Law exams considered for Qld mine safety

OFFICIALS in the mining industry will need to prove their knowledge about mine...

Community forum to improve safety in mining industry

Premium Content Community forum to improve safety in mining industry

Experts from across Central Queensland will come together share industry learnings...

Grosvenor blast: Mine inquiry report raises ‘likely’ cause

Premium Content Grosvenor blast: Mine inquiry report raises ‘likely’ cause

Witnesses call for legislative changes to avoid self-incrimination

Fear of speaking out on mine safety an industry-wide issue

Premium Content Fear of speaking out on mine safety an industry-wide issue

Anglo American boss recognises ‘perception’ issue in mines.

MINE INQUIRY: 5 things we know so far

Premium Content MINE INQUIRY: 5 things we know so far

The landmark inquiry is now entering its third week.

Mines warned before ‘unannounced’ safety visits

Premium Content Mines warned before ‘unannounced’ safety visits

‘Mostly we would get to know maybe two days, three days prior’

Plan to establish mine death unit in Queensland

Premium Content Plan to establish mine death unit in Queensland

The unit will investigate fatalities and serious incidents, but could be years...

Inspectorate under fire for failure to share safety records

Premium Content Inspectorate under fire for failure to share safety records

Chief inspector of mines grilled during Coal Mining Board of Inquiry.

MINE INQUIRY: 'Methane exceedances not inevitable'

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Daily Mercury continues rolling coverage of the Coal Mining Board of Inquiry

Mine death laws now in force as a ‘safety net’

Premium Content Mine death laws now in force as a ‘safety net’

Mines Minister says he hopes the new laws will never have to be used.

Timeline of tragedy in Bowen Basin mines

Premium Content Timeline of tragedy in Bowen Basin mines

Queensland’s mining industry has been plagued by tragedy over the past two years.

Grosvenor Mine explosion probe reaches next stage

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An investigation into an underground mine explosion in Moranbah is calling for...

CQ leaders join mine safety committee

Premium Content CQ leaders join mine safety committee

The mine workers will use their combined 70 years experience to improve mine safety...

Senior miners join Qld safety board

Premium Content Senior miners join Qld safety board

The four miners have more than 70 years of experience combined.

Laws passed to jail bosses over mine deaths

Premium Content Laws passed to jail bosses over mine deaths

Executives face up to 20 years in jail if a worker dies because of criminal...

Call to sack minister over horror mine safety record

Premium Content Call to sack minister over horror mine safety record

Dr Anthony Lynham said the state had the ‘toughest’ mine safety laws.

Rothery ‘horrified’ by former workmates’ fight for life

Premium Content Rothery ‘horrified’ by former workmates’ fight for life

WADE Rothery has spoken to some of the families whose husbands and partners were...

Secret reports reveal scale of mine safety concerns

Premium Content Secret reports reveal scale of mine safety concerns

Miners demand safety watchdog react to dangerous on-site conditions through...

Contractors fear sacking over speaking out on mine safety

Premium Content Contractors fear sacking over speaking out on mine safety

Moranbah miner’s shock submission to public hearing

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