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Safety resources

Safety related Regulator publications including safety alerts, safety bulletins, incident information releases, weekly incident summaries, guidance material and investigation reports. 

General guidance

Alerts and bulletins

Highlighting work health and safety issues for the NSW mining industry

Audit tools

Safety tools and audit checklists for the mining industry

Codes of practice

An index of safety and health related codes of practice.

Electrical engineering sheets

Information developed by the Regulator's electrical engineering inspectors

Guidance notes and technical references

Industry guidance to understand legislation and compliance

Incident summaries: non-coal

Summaries for metalliferous, extractives and other non-coal mines.

Legislation guidance

Factsheets and guides relating to WHS legislation and WHS (Mines and Petroleum Sites) legislation

Mining design guidelines

An index of mining design publications produced by the NSW Government

Weekly incident summary

View weekly news on reportable incidents and safety advice for the NSW mining industry

Reporting

Activity and safety reports

Providing information on key regulatory activities carried out and sector-specific information, in addition to information on trends and patterns regarding hazards

Investigation reports

Provide information useful for a risk assessment, cause and circumstance of the incident, findings, and the actions taken after the incident

Statistical publications and reports

Key mine safety audit reports, International Mining Fatality Review database, fire protection, and underground fires documents

Safety performance measures

The collection, validation, trend analysis, interpretation, and reporting of industry safety data

Forms

Forms

Access forms related to work health and safety legislation and work health and safety (Mines and Petroleum Sites) legislation