Apple watch to monitor noise exposure and decibel levels - health and safety initiative

                  Noise exposure monitoring to feature on Apple Watch

                  Apple has released a health and safety initiative on it latest watch OS6 update to likely to be rolled out in September this year. The Apple Watch software development team has incorporated a warning...

                  Motivation to exercise tips

                  Tips for finding motivation to exercise

                  Finding motivation to exercise can sometimes be a challenge and sometimes more difficult than the physical aspects of exercise. What do you need to do to get motivated? In co-operation with the Black...

                  Productivity before safety - do we justify our actions in light of risks

                  Do mining companies put productivity before safety?

                  Some time ago we interviewed Professor Sidney Dekker (one of Australia’s Safety Thought Leaders) on his thoughts about whether mining companies put productivity before safety. This is what he...

                  Funghi for gold exploration. Image shows gold bound to capillaries in funghi

                  Fungi may offer clues for gold deposit discoveries

                  Geologists from the CSIRO are examining the use of fungi as a means for discovering gold deposits in groundbreaking low-impact exploration. While existing methods of discoveries have included...

                  underground miner breaks pelvis

                  Underground miner breaks pelvis at Tritton

                  An underground miner has broken his pelvis following an incident at the Aeris Resources Tritton Copper Mines on Sunday. AMSJ believes the miner became trapped under a work bucket and large metal pipe...

                  waterproof work boots mining

                  Waterproof work boots | There’s a new boot in town

                  Introducing Oliver Footwear’s All Terrain (AT) 65-493 riggers boot and 65-791 waterproof work boots & mining boots, from its first new range of 2019. The 100% waterproof, heavy-duty, full grain...

                  employee reinstated

                  Former Cummins employee reinstated with $1.1M Backpay

                  Following a recent Federal Court decision, global engine manufacturer Cummins Group was forced to reinstate a 34-year senior employee who it had sacked three years ago; and pay him A$1.1 million in...

                  Briseis Tin Mine disaster

                  Lessons from the past: Breaking Briseis

                  Sophie Blackshaw takes a look back at Tasmania’s mining past and examines the lead-up and aftermath of the Briseis Tin Mine Dam Disaster of 1929 where the burst of a dam wall took with it a part of...

                  Caterpillar autonomous solutions to improve safety in mining

                  Caterpillar autonomous applications to improve safety

                  Mining operations must balance challenges – increasing efficiency and productivity and machine uptime while reducing costs and boosting operator safety. Autonomous applications could be the answer...