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Mines Safety Significant Incident Report No. 91

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Information:

An underground employee died from crush asphyxia when a stack of 15 sheets of wire mesh fell onto him. The deceased was in the process of moving a sheet of mesh from the stack in order to place it in a location where a tunnel was to be meshed and bolted.

The deceased was working alone at the time. His workmate had gone to see the jumbo operator to discuss the job.



Organisation:

Department of Minerals and Energy Western Australia

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Jurisdiction:

Relates to Western Australia (WA)

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Information:

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Coverage:

Western Australia

Author:

DME-WA

Publisher:

Government of Western Australia

Published:

23 Feb 1998



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