Queensland Government, Australia Safety Bulletin from December 2002.
The versatility and manoeuvrability of hydraulic excavators has made them indispensable to the mining industry and they are used in open cut mines throughout Australia.
A spate of fires led the regulator to reinforce maintenance and preparedness requirements around excavators on mine sites.
Fire and explosion risks on hydraulic excavators
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