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PDF: Narrabri Coal conviction for mining offences

Published: | 16th August 2021

Narrabri Coal Pty Ltd and Narrabri Coal Operations Pty Ltd were convicted and fined a total of $372,500 in the NSW Land and Environment Court on 13 August 2021, for a range of offences under the state’s mining laws.

PDF: NSW Government introduces new mining rehabilitation rules.pdf

Published: | 26th July 2021

Mining operators across NSW will be required to show their plans for progressive rehabilitation and to report annually on rehabilitation outcomes, with the NSW Government introducing a series of new reforms.

PDF: Resources Regulator raises awareness of risk to workers of heavy vehicle collisions

Published: | 10th June 2021

The NSW Resources Regulator has directly engaged with more than 13,000 mine workers as part of a targeted awareness campaign to bring attention to the risk of collisions involving heavy mining equipment.

PDF: Cancellation of exploration licence following an investigation by the Resources Regulator

Published: | 18th May 2021

A mining exploration licence in the Great Western Plains region of NSW has been cancelled following an investigation by the Resources Regulator which identified a range of compliance and conduct issues.

PDF: Regulator starts targeted awareness campaign for vehicle safety at mine sites

Published: | 4th May 2021

The NSW Resources Regulator will kick off an intensive awareness campaign which will specifically target mine workers to address the risk of collisions involving heavy mining equipment.

PDF: Regulator starts prosecution proceedings in relation to a serious injury at Appin Colliery

Published: | 26th April 2021

Regulator starts prosecution proceedings in relation to a serious injury at Appin Colliery

PDF: WHS laws mines and petroleum media release

Published: | 19th April 2021

Resources Regulator seeks comment on proposed amendments to Work Health and Safety (Mines and Petroleum Sites) laws

PDF: Electricity safety blitz media release

Published: | 2nd March 2021