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Commit to Creating a Safer Work Environment

Commit to Creating a Safer Work Environment Mining Industry Guide to Workplace Safety 2017/18 – Released It is everyone’s responsibility to ensure that their workers return home the same way they left it, without injury. Workers in mining operations are subject to a range of potential hazards of which proper education, training and planning is…

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New Laws. Same Agenda – Keeping Workers Safe.

New Laws. Same Agenda – Keeping Workers Safe. Mining & Quarry Industry Guide to Safety NZ 2016/17 – Released With the recent implementation of new health and safety at work regulations across New Zealand, Pro-Visual Publishing, in partnership with the New Zealand Institute of Safety Management, has released the latest edition of the Mining &…

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Identify, Assess and Control Risks at the Mine

Identify, Assess and Control Risks at the Mine Mining Industry Guide to Workplace Safety 2016/17 – Released Workers in mining operations are exposed to a number of safety hazards on a daily basis. Pro-Visual Publishing, in partnership with the Australian Mines and Metals Association and the Minerals Industry Safety & Health Centre, has released the…

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It’s Not Just About Leadership, It’s About Safety

It’s Not Just About Leadership, It’s About Safety Mining & Quarry Industry Guide to Safety 2015/16 – Released Calling all leaders and directors, health and safety is essential for success. Those who do not place health and safety as a priority in their leadership duties run the risk of failing their obligations and duties as…

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Mining Tragedies – What Could be the Response?

Queensland Mining Tragedies – What Could be the Response? We learned recently that Queensland Mining has its worst rate of fatalities in 20 years in 2014-15. (http://www.internationalcoalnews.com/storyview.asp?storyID=826953720&section=News&sectionsource=s46&aspdsc=yes). Yes, this is tragic, distressing and sad for many families and friends affected by the loss of their loved one. How should we respond? Let’s reflect for a…

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Mining Safety Legislation

New Mining Legislation in NSW

A rundown of the new NSW Mining Legislation Riskology have provided a great summary of the changes to NSW Mining Legislation. Originally published here: http://www.riskologyconsulting.com.au/news/a-rundown-of-the-new-nsw-mining-legislation  Did anyone notice the new kid on the block? The new NSW Mining legislation? Like a low flying duck they flew pretty much under the radar, but is the new…

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Health & Safety Monitoring in Mining

Health & Safety Monitoring in Mining Mining Industry Guide to Workplace Safety 2015 – Released WHS Regulations require the Mine Operator to ensure that health monitoring is carried out for workers that are exposed to risks associated with mining operations. As a result, Pro-Visual Publishing, in collaboration with Australian Mines and Metals Association (AMMA) and…

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New Health and Safety Regulations for the Mining Industry

New Health and Safety Regulations for the Mining Industry Mining & Quarry Industry Guide to Safety 2014/15 – Released Pro-Visual Publishing, in conjunction with the New Zealand Institute of Safety Management, are pleased to announce the release of their latest edition of the Mining and Quarry Industry Guide to Safety 2014/15. In light of The…