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Unplanned movement of shuttle cars

NSW DPI has conducted a review of unplanned movements of shuttle cars, where the shuttle car has moved in either a forward or reverse direction contrary to the operator’s intention. This review encompassed the period July 2005 to 31 March... Read more


Working near quarry benches

NSW DPI Mine Safety Inspectors have recently observed a number of mine employees and contractors working in and around the edge of quarry benches. The workers appeared to be unaware of the hazards or attempting to control their exposure to... Read more


Safe use of flameproof headlights

NSW DPI has been provided with information about the potential for flameproof headlights to exceed a surface temperature of 150 degrees Celsius. Variation in the voltage applied to the headlight, angle of inclination of the headlight, the type of lamp... Read more


Registration of Plant Design

Guidance Note 06 The purpose of this guidance note is to provide practical and general guidance to colliery holders, coal operators, and manufacturers and designers of plant used in coal workplaces on: (a) requirements for design registration of certain plant with... Read more


Notification of Incidents

GNC-004 A form must be sent to NSW DPI if there is an incident prescribed by the Coal Mine Health and Safety Act 2002 (the Act) and Regulation 2006 (the Regulation) at a mine. ... Read more


Plant Item Registration

 GNC-006 This guidance note has been issued by New South Wales Department of Primary Industry (NSW DPI) to assist industry in fulfilling its statutory obligations as outlined in the Occupational Health and Safety Regulation 2001 as amended by the Occupational Health... Read more


Licensing

GNC-010 This guidance note has been issued by NSW Department of Primary Industries (NSW DPI) to assist industry in fulfilling its statutory obligations as outlined in the Coal Mine Health and Safety Act 2002 and Coal Mine Health and Safety Regulation... Read more


High Risk Activity: Use of Non-Flameproof Vehicles in Underground Coal Mines

This guidance note has been issued by NSW Department of Primary Industries (NSW DPI) to assist industry in fulfilling its statutory obligations as outlined in the Coal Mine Health and Safety Act 2002 and Coal Mine Health and Safety Regulation... Read more


Failure of Flameproof Enclosure - Thread Repairs

What Failure of a number of thread repairs on a flameproof motor. Why Both the Department and the workshop, which conducted the original repairs to the motor, sponsored professional investigations to analysis the failure. In addition the investigation considered the viability of thread... Read more


Nomination of an Operator

Guidance Note 01 This guidance note has been issued by NSW DPI to assist industry in fulfilling its statutory obligations as outlined in the Mine Health and Safety Act 2004 and Mine Health and Safety Regulation 2007. The concept of a Mine... Read more


Preparing a Mine Safety Management Plan

Guidance Note 003 This guidance note has been issued by NSW DPI to assist industry in fulfilling its statutory obligations as outlined in the Mine Health and Safety Act 2004 and Mine Health and Safety Regulation 2007. This Guidance Note is to... Read more


Contractors

Guidance Note 004 This guidance note has been issued by NSW DPI to assist industry in fulfilling its statutory obligations as outlined in the Mine Health and Safety Act 2004 and Mine Health and Safety Regulation 2007. The purpose of this guidance... Read more


Nomination of an Operator

GNC-001 This guidance note has been issued by NSW DPI to assist industry in fulfilling its statutory obligations as outlined in the Coal Mine Health and Safety Act 2002 and Coal Mine Health and Safety Regulation 2006. The purpose of this guidance... Read more


Management Structure

GNC-002 This guidance note has been issued by NSW DPI to assist industry in fulfilling its statutory obligations as outlined in the Coal Mine Health and Safety Act 2002 and Coal Mine Health and Safety Regulation 2006. The purpose of this guidance... Read more


Health and Safety Management System

GNC-003 This guidance note has been issued by NSW DPI to assist industry in fulfilling its statutory obligations as outlined in the Coal Mine Health and Safety Act 2002 and Coal Mine Health and Safety Regulation 2006. The purpose of this guidance... Read more


Construction Work at Coal Workplaces

GNC-007 This guidance note has been issued by New South Wales Department of Primary Industry (NSW DPI) to assist industry in fulfilling its statutory obligations as outlined in the Occupational Health and Safety Regulation 2001 as amended by the Occupational Health... Read more


Contractors (Coal Operations)

GNC-012 This guidance note has been issued by NSW Department of Primary Industries (NSW DPI) to assist industry in fulfilling its statutory obligations as outlined in the Coal Mine Health and Safety Act 2002 and Coal Mine Health and Safety Regulation... Read more


Code of Practice for Mineral Exploration

The code applies to all Crown and private land within the State of Victoria where exploration activities are permitted under exploration or mining licences. It does... Read more


Miner fatally injured in crush accident

What A miner sustained fatal crush injuries at an underground metalliferous mine. Why The miner was operating an underground loader by remote control in a production drawpoint. Preliminary investigations indicate that while the loader was at the drawpoint brow, the operator was positioned... Read more



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