Health, Safety & Environment

Mincor's Policy in the field of Occupational Health and Safety


Vision

Mincor's stakeholders include its shareholders, employees, local residents and the wider community. Mincor recognises its responsibilities to all its stakeholders and will ensure that its Health, Safety and Environmental standards are second to none.

Mission
  • Mincor will carry out its business in a responsible manner, and will protect and cherish the natural environment.
  • Mincor will ensure that its employees are protected from all occupational injuries and diseases.
  • Mincor will provide a safe working environment for its employees, will ensure that Health and Safety are management's top priority and that its workforce is fully trained in Health and Safety matters.


In order to live up to these ideals, it is important to carefully plan and execute actions in line with the ideals in order to properly manage occupational health and safety.

 

Quarterly update on Health, Safety and the Environment


There were zero Lost-Time Injuries (LTIs) recorded for the June 2015 quarter. This is down from four LTIs recorded in the previous quarter. The 12-month moving average LTI Frequency Rate for all Mincor operations is 9.69.

There was one Alternative Duty Injury in the June 2015 quarter, down from four recorded in the previous quarter.

Safety initiatives

The following improvement strategies were undertaken during the June 2015 quarter:

  • Open Hole Management Plan developed and approved.
  • Emergency Management Plan reviewed and approved.
  • Nationally accredited 'Working at Heights' training undertaken.
  • Nationally accredited First Aid training undertaken.
  • Job Safety Analysis training undertaken.
  • Mock Evacuation Drill performed, with good results.
  • Self-rescuer audits completed.

 

 

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