NSW: Miner’s Fatigue Alert Issued
Source: Safety Culture
The New South Wales Mine Safety Advisory Council has issued a fatigue risk
The chart sets out the contributing factors that can result in fatigue on
the job such as
long commute times, night work and shift work.
The release of this chart follows the call for changes on how the
mining industry deals with
fatigue, in particular stating that the guidelines should take
commuting time into mine fatigue management.
This chart also explains the risks surrounding fatigue and provides a
detailed outline of the ways in which these can be managed and controlled.