Mincor's Policy in the field of Occupational Health and Safety
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.
- 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 no Lost-Time Injuries (LTIs) recorded for the December 2015 quarter. The 12-month moving average LTI frequency rate for all Mincor Operations increased to 18.39 due to fewer man hours being worked the quarter..
There was one Alternative Duty Injury.
There was one incident report to the DMP..
The following improvement strategies were undertaken during the December 2015 quarter:
- Election of a Safety & Health Representative for the new crew structure.
- Work Safely at Height - National Unit of Competency and JSA training rolled out to 13 operators.
- Seven personnel completed the on-site Provide First Aid course this month. We currently have 84% of personnel trained in Provide First Aid. Target = 90%.
- Review training of MKO-SWP-0.06 Hazard & Risk Observations Safe Work Procedure was conducted with staff and crew.
- Review training of MKO-SWP-5.04 Reporting of Misfires conducted with the crew.
- Unloading Cement Bulker Bags JSA rolled out to CAF Operators.