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TTMRA provides clarification on mutual recognition of CoCs between Australia and New Zealand

Extractives’ Certificates of Competence gained under Trans-Tasman Mutual Recognition Agreement (TTRMA) clarification 30 June 2016. Read more about 'TTMRA provides clarification on mutual recognition of CoCs between Australia and New Zealand '...

Quarry operator ordered to pay over $150K after employee crushed to death

A South Canterbury-based quarry and transport operator has been ordered to pay reparations of $100,000 to the family of an employee who was crushed to death while working at its... Read more about 'Quarry operator ordered to pay over $150K after employee crushed to death'...

Working together on the new regulations

Chris Baker, chair of the Mining/Extractives Health and Safety Council, responds to CoC concerns and comments as reported in in the February issue of Q&M magazine. Read more about 'Working together on the new regulations'...

Quarrying Industry calls for action on 'unregistered' quarries around New Zealand

Further deaths at New Zealand quarries are likely if hundreds of sites remain unregistered, the industry's health and safety council says. Read more about 'Quarrying Industry calls for action on 'unregistered' quarries around New Zealand'...

Heat on quarries after 4 die

The quarry industry wants the public's help to improve safety after four deaths in the sector so far this year. Read more about 'Heat on quarries after 4 die'...

Bid to locate unregistered quarries

Mining safety authorities want public help in locating unregistered quarries after four deaths at sites this year. Read more about 'Bid to locate unregistered quarries'...

Quarry and Mine meetings flush out invisible operators

The quarry and mining sector is discovering dozens of contractors it never knew about. Read more about 'Quarry and Mine meetings flush out invisible operators'...

Help us find the quarries and improve safety

People across New Zealand are being asked to help locate unregistered quarries which may pose some of the highest health and safety risks to industry workers. Read more about 'Help us find the quarries and improve safety '...

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