What's happening 
in mines and 
quarries 
- MinEx keeps 
you up to date

News

WorkSafe to become hazardous substances regulator

Changes to the way hazardous substances are managed will come into effect at the beginning of December with the new Hazardous Substances Regulations. Read more about 'WorkSafe to become hazardous substances regulator'...

MinEx encouraged by mentor response

MinEx chief executive Wayne Scott says the mentor programme for mine and quarry workers has been an instant success. Read more about 'MinEx encouraged by mentor response'...

Lack of sleep could affect your safety at work

Daylight Saving is a good time to check on the amount of sleep you are getting to keep yourself and others healthy and safe as you work, says WorkSafe Chief... Read more about 'Lack of sleep could affect your safety at work'...

MinEx submissions to WorkSafe and MITO on proposed changes to CoCs and Unit Standards

MinEx has submitted their responses to WorkSafe and MITO in relation to proposed changes to CoCs and Unit Standards.  You can view our response to WorkSafe and our response to MITO here. Read more about 'MinEx submissions to WorkSafe and MITO on proposed changes to CoCs and Unit Standards'...

WorkSafe seeks applicants for Board of Examiners

WorkSafe is seeking applicants for the New Zealand Mining Board of Examiners to fill a number of positions which become available in October.They are looking for people with extractives industry... Read more about 'WorkSafe seeks applicants for Board of Examiners'...

Proposed MinEx Response to WorkSafe on CoC Requirements and Unit Standards

MinEx has prepared a draft response to WorkSafe in relation to proposed changes to CoCs.  You can view our response here.We welcome your support for our submission, and any feedback you... Read more about 'Proposed MinEx Response to WorkSafe on CoC Requirements and Unit Standards'...

CoC and Unit Standards consultation

The Board of Examiners is proposing changes to how people gain and maintain their certificates of competence (CoCs). Read more about 'CoC and Unit Standards consultation'...

Former Australian quarrying head to lead NZ’s extractive H&S group

A past president of the Institute of Quarrying Australia has been named as the next CEO of New Zealand’s Mining Extractives Health and Safety Council, MinEx.  Read more about 'Former Australian quarrying head to lead NZ’s extractive H&S group'...

H&S Management system template for Quarry operations

MinEx releases a H&S Management system template for Quarry operations. Read more about 'H&S Management system template for Quarry operations'...

2017 National Safety Show

The National Safety Show is back in 2017. It’s shaping up to be one of our biggest events with an estimated 100+ exhibiting companies lining up to participate. Read more about '2017 National Safety Show'...

1 2 3