Australian mine tailings dams identified as ‘high risk’

Mining giants Rio Tinto, BHP and Glencore have listed several of their tailings dams across Australia as being at "high" or "extreme" risk of failure in self audits.

Heart still broken 30 years after fiancee’s death in one of Australia’s worst mine disasters

The fiancee of a 27-year-old man killed in one of Australia's worst mining disasters is still heartbroken, saying the "pain is still there" on the 30th anniversary of his death.

Heart still broken 30 years after fiance’s death in one of Australia’s worst mine disasters

The fiance of a 27-year-old man killed in one of Australia's worst mining disasters is still heartbroken, saying the "pain is still there" on the 30th anniversary of his death.

‘He king hit me’: Rates of violence against nurses on the rise

Former nurse Graham Levy has a 15cm hole in his stomach wall, limited movement in his neck, hearing loss and psychological injuries after being assaulted by a patient. And he is not alone, with the rate of violence against nurses increasing by 60 per cent in one state alone over the past three years.

22yo stonemason youngest to be diagnosed with silicosis in Queensland

After working in the industry for just three years, Connor Downes is the youngest Queensland stonemason to be diagnosed with the potentially deadly disease silicosis, as a major law firm prepares for a class action against the manufacturers of stone bench tops.