Uncontrolled movement on mine roads, including skidding, sliding, and light or heavy vehicle roll-over – Mines safety bulletin no. 99 Version 1 on 23 August 2010, Queensland, Australia

This bulletin covers trends in uncontrolled movements by various vehicle types on Queensland open cut coal mine roads. High potential incidents of this type averaged 7-10 per month for some time now during this period and raised serious concerns with the regulator.

The bulletin analyses the trends and makes comments and recommendations including revisiting previous recommendations on excessive watering of haul-roads.


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