Resources Regulator hosting the annual Conference of Chief Inspectors of Mines and the Australasian Mining Competency Advisory Committee

Published: 29th October 2019

This week, we are hosting the annual Conference of Chief Inspectors of Mines (CCIM) and the Australasian Mining Competency Advisory Committee (AMCAC).

Incident at Moolarben Underground Coal Mine

Published: 28th October 2019

Incident at Moolarben Underground Coal Mine

Resources Regulator investigating incident at Cedar Point Quarry

Published: 14th October 2019

The NSW Resources Regulator has commenced an investigation into the death of a worker at Cedar Point Quarry near Kyogle on 14 October 2019.

State wide blitz on worker dust risks at quarries

Published: 26th September 2019

The NSW Resources Regulator has launched a state-wide blitz on quarry worker safety - with a specific focus on exposure to dust.

Incident at Clarence Colliery near Lithgow

Published: 21st September 2019

The Resources Regulator is responding to an incident at Clarence Colliery near Lithgow.

Former lease holder pleads guilty to failing to comply with conditions of mining lease

Published: 20th September 2019

The former lease holder pleaded guilty to failing to comply with a condition of the mining lease (failure to pay rehabilitation security deposit)

Prohibition notice issued to Maules Creek Open Cut Coal Mine

Published: 18th September 2019

Inspectors from the Resources Regulator have issued a notice prohibiting the use of all vehicles at the Maules Creek Open Cut Coal Mine in the Gunnedah Basin.

Truck rollover incident near Albury

Published: 18th September 2019

A loaded truck rolled over after colliding with a tree, causing minor injuries to the driver.

Airborne survey to map geology, minerals and groundwater starts

Published: 16th September 2019

The Geological Survey of New South Wales has begun a large airborne electromagnetic (AEM) survey in central NSW to help map geology, minerals and groundwater.

Defective breathing apparatus identified at a South Coast coal mine

Published: 2nd September 2019

The NSW Resources Regulator is working with mines and a supplier of breathing apparatus after a number of defective units were identified at a South Coast coal mine.