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Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2017-2018 - report - 5928 Kb

This report contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2017-2018.

MSB No. 164: Wheels detaching from graders - 264 Kb

MSB No. 164: Wheels detaching from graders (17 April 2019)

Mentally healthy workplaces for fly-in fly-out (FIFO) workers in the resources and construction sectors – code of practice - 2091 Kb

Mentally healthy workplaces for fly-in fly-out (FIFO) workers in the resources and construction sectors – code of practice

Ammonia release during ship unloading (SIR 0119) - 193 Kb

Date: 19 March 2019 | Subject: Ammonia release during ship unloading

SIR No. 274: Structural failure of fixed conveyor stacker - 205 Kb

SIR No. 274: Structural failure of fixed conveyor stacker (18 March 2019)

MSB No. 163: Reducing exposure to respirable crystalline silica (quartz) - 113 Kb

MSB No. 163: Reducing exposure to respirable crystalline silica (quartz) (18 March 2019)

MSB No. 162: Inspection and maintenance of special purpose lifting plant and hoists - 264 Kb

MSB No. 162: Inspection and maintenance of special purpose lifting plant and hoists (14 March 2019)

MSB No. 161: Adequate assessment of fitness for work - 62 Kb

MSB No. 161: Adequate assessment of fitness for work (25 February 2019)

SIR No. 273: Near miss when a failed rod ejected from a hydraulic pulling kit - 201 Kb

SIR No. 273: Near miss when a failed rod ejected from a hydraulic pulling kit (27 February 2019)

Quarterly performance snapshot - 1 July - 30 September 2018 - 1173 Kb

Provides a snapshot of injury and incident data provided to the Department for the minerals sector between 1 July - 30 September 2018.

Activity indicators for Mines Safety - October to December 2018 - 741 Kb

This document provides a snapshot of activity indicators for Mines Safety - October to December 2018.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2017-18 - poster - 578 Kb

This poster contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2017-18.

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