Saraji Mine incident - Queensland Mines Inspectorate
The Queensland Mines Inspectorate is investigating the tragic incident that claimed the life of a mine worker at the Saraji open cut coal mine near Moranbah on 31 December 2018.
To ensure safety is front of mind, the Mines Inspectorate will issue a Safety Notice to all Queensland coal mines to help reduce the risk of similar incidents occurring in the future.
As the investigation is underway we are unable to comment further at this stage.
The mine operator BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance (BMA) media statement on the incident is available on their website www.bhp.com/media-and-insights/news-releases/2019/01/saraji-mine-incident
Last updated 2 January 2019