Tag: accidents

Mining & Resources

Mining deaths highlight need for safety focus

As 2013 drew to a close, Australia's mining industry was left reeling following four worker deaths in December, bringing total fatalities for the year to 10. This is double the number that occurred in 2012, with many industry groups calling for more focus on the issue of mining safety. Statistics from Safe Work Australia show…

22 Jan 2014, by Informa Insights