Industrial manslaughter laws pass in Queensland

Industrial manslaughter laws pass in Queensland

Penalties of up to 20 years jail

Politics

21 MAY 2020
Queensland coal mine explosion injures five

Queensland coal mine explosion injures five

Mine evacuated and investigation underway

Leadership

07 MAY 2020
Qld mine safety questioned after two accidents, one fatal

Qld mine safety questioned after two accidents, one fatal

Miner killed, another injured in separate weekend accidents

Leadership

08 JULY 2019
News Wrap

News Wrap

MCA considering CEO candidates The Minerals Council of Australia board is considering Gavin Jackman...

Capital markets

30 NOVEMBER 2017
Another coal contractor goes down

Another coal contractor goes down

Voluntary administrators appointed to underground coal contractor

Capital markets

02 JUNE 2017
Rio miner awarded million-dollar payout

Rio miner awarded million-dollar payout

Court orders more than $A1.2 million be paid to an injured miner who was stood down by Rio

Leadership

05 SEPTEMBER 2016
New black lung cases cause for concern

New black lung cases cause for concern

CFMEU launches campaign in the wake of nine black lung cases in Queensland

Leadership

05 JANUARY 2016
Coal miners stop work over black lung

Coal miners stop work over black lung

Anglo and Glencore coal workers walk out over Qld black lung cases

Leadership

04 DECEMBER 2015
Qld black lung cases shatters faith in state's safety system

Qld black lung cases shatters faith in state's safety system

Qld govt reviewing screening of black lung disease after new coal cases

Leadership

02 DECEMBER 2015
Mooted union merger raises fears

Mooted union merger raises fears

Supply Side looks at a proposed union merger

Supply Side

21 OCTOBER 2015
Safety an issue over Rio job casualisaton: CFMEU

Safety an issue over Rio job casualisaton: CFMEU

THE casualisation of coal mining jobs will have a dangerous impact on mine safety, mine workers and representatives...

Leadership

07 MAY 2015
Glencore shutdown illegal, says CFMEU

Glencore shutdown illegal, says CFMEU

GLENCORE'S surprise Australia-wide Christmas shutdown of its coal operations is illegal according to...

Leadership

17 NOVEMBER 2014