Anglo suffers collapsed roof at Moranbah North

Anglo suffers collapsed roof at Moranbah North

Incident triggered by a geotechnical issue

Geomechanics / Ground ...

03 FEBRUARY 2020
Kumtor miners missing after rock slide

Kumtor miners missing after rock slide

Guidance remains unaffected till end of 2020, says CEO Perry

Geomechanics / Ground ...

03 DECEMBER 2019
The truck tipped up and sat on the rear of its tray

Microsleep causes dramatic truck tip-up

A truck operator is believed to have dozed off and braked suddenly, causing the truck to sit upright...

Fleet

03 AUGUST 2018
Mining recommences at Cadia

Mining recommences at Cadia

Cadia suffered a breakthrough of tailings material in early March

SA Chamber 'deeply disturbed' by fatalities

SA Chamber 'deeply disturbed' by fatalities

South Africa's Chamber of Mines condemns the deterioration in safety performance

Sustainability

09 NOVEMBER 2017
New standard on mining accidents

New standard on mining accidents

ISO 19434 aims to help prevent mining accidents through classification

Sustainability

07 NOVEMBER 2017
Beneath the surface: the hows and whys

Beneath the surface: the hows and whys

Donna Schmidt takes a look at the rise in US mining industry fatalities to date in 2017

Sustainability

11 SEPTEMBER 2017
Downer adds ADE safety device to fleet

Downer adds ADE safety device to fleet

ADE has developed a safety solution for mining contractor Downer

Sustainability

10 MAY 2017
MSHA announces safety campaign

MSHA announces safety campaign

The MSHA offers best practice advice for miners working alone

Sustainability

03 MAY 2017
ICMM releases mining safety report

ICMM releases mining safety report

The ICMM has released its annual safety data report on its 23 member companies

Sustainability

28 APRIL 2017
Suncor update on Syncrude recovery plan

Suncor update on Syncrude recovery plan

Suncor has provided an update on the Syncrude Mildred Lake oil sands facility following the March 14...

Oil sands

28 MARCH 2017
The disaster at Levant

The disaster at Levant

On October 20, 1919, there was a serious accident at the Levant tin and copper mine in Cornwall

Mining the past

13 DECEMBER 2016