19 May 2015
ACCC recalling unsafe disposable respirators
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has issued a product safety recall for models of disposable mask respirators supplied by Moldex-Metric Inc.
12 May 2015
Fires ignite while refuelling mobile plant with quick-fill fuel systems
There have been several related incidents of diesel fuel fires occurring on mobile plant while they were being refuelled.
05 May 2015
Free suicide prevention workshop - making mining and quarrying workplaces safer
The Mining and Quarrying Occupational Health and Safety Committee (MAQOHSC) is funding a Rock Solid Suicide Prevention Pilot Program for South Australia's mining and quarrying industry.
30 April 2015
Haul truck collides with light vehicle in a designated controlled area
A light vehicle collision occurred when heavy vehicles were relocating a stockpile during a night shift
30 April 2015
Latest MAQOHSC Newsletter
Read about a new program to help prevent suicide and promote wellbeing for workers
23 April 2015
Mining & Quarrying Work Health & Safety Seminar
MAQOHSC has developed a seminar program for mine and quarry operators with a focus on current safety issues of high importance and legislative compliance within South Australia.
01 April 2015
Quarterly Reporting Data Tool - Compatibility Issues
Quarterly Reporting Data Tool – Microsoft Office Compatibility Issues with older versions
25 March 2015
An update to the Quarterly Reporting Data Tool
There has been a change to the data tool as one of the formulas was not capturing the required data correctly.
10 March 2015
Quarterly Reporting Data Tool
MAQOHSC has created an excel spreadsheet tool to assist the mining and quarrying industry in capturing the required data for the legislative quarterly reporting of the National Mine Safety Database (NMSD)
05 February 2015
Mercury and work-dangers rise together
With high temperatures across South Australia from tomorrow, SafeWork SA is reminding employers and workers that heat is a workplace hazard.