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16 April 2021
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Worker seriously injured by ejected object

On 11 March 2021, the bucket attachment pin from a PC1250 Excavator bucket was being removed as part of a bucket change out at Lynwood Quarry, Marulan NSW. While assisting in this task, a worker was struck by the pin as it was ejected, resulting in a compound fracture to his right lower leg.

Read the Investigation Information Release

Updates for practising certificates

Our website has been updated with practising certificate guidance and forms including:

  • Flyer to check progress on practising certificates and maintenance of competence
  • Revised recommended logbook for maintenance of competence.
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Quarry manager practising certificates

Mine operators of quarries and individuals exercising the quarry manager statutory function should be familiar with the guidance on our website.

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30th Annual Mechanical Engineering Safety Seminar Seeking presenters... extended!

We are seeking experienced and enthusiastic presenters for the 30th Annual Mechanical Engineering Safety Seminar to be held on 11 and 12 August 2021.
The submission deadline for presenter applications has been extended to 23 April 2021. Note: If you submitted an expression of interest for 2020, please complete a new application.

Download presenter information and application form

Call for expressions of interest

Certificate of competence examiner

The Resources Regulator and NSW Mining and Petroleum Competence Board seek expressions of interest from practising certificate holders working at NSW mines to be appointed as examiners.  

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Upcoming Order 34 Regional Consultation Workshops

This conference is specifically designed for personnel associated with managing and providing quality training at NSW coal mine operations.

View dates, venues and booking information
View the Regional Consultation Workshops agenda
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