Serious injury report

January 15, 2018 Tara

Serious injury

Summary: An electrician was driving a ute (light vehicle) around a right-hand bend when he lost control. The ute spun around and rolled onto the driver’s side. The driver was not injured. He was drug and alcohol tested and checked for dehydration. All results were negative.
Recommendations to industry: Mine operators should review how compliance with road rules is assessed, especially leading into holidays or end of rosters.

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