Minerals safety statistics

See Minerals safety - guidance for more information.

Although some guidance material was prepared by previous departments and divisions, the content is still valid.

Safety performance posters and reports

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2016-2017 - report - 2431 Kb

Contains accident and injury statistics

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2016-17 - poster - 280 Kb

This poster contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2016-17.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2015-2016 - report - 1767 Kb

This report contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2015-2016.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2015-16 - poster - 1530 Kb

This poster contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2015-16.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2014-2015 – report - 2634 Kb

This report contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2014-2015.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2014-15 - poster - 325 Kb

This poster contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2014-2015

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2010-11 - poster - 280 Kb

This poster contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2010-2011.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2001-02 - poster - 728 Kb

This poster contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2001-2002.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2007-08 - poster - 386 Kb

This poster contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2007-2008.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2009-10 - poster - 509 Kb

This poster contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2009-2010.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2008-09 - poster - 511 Kb

This poster contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2008-2009.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2002-03 - poster - 219 Kb

This poster contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2002-2003.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2006-07 - poster - 367 Kb

This poster contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2006-2007.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2013-14 - poster - 323 Kb

This poster contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2013-2014.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2005-06 - poster - 379 Kb

This poster contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2005-2006.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2000-01 - poster - 397 Kb

This poster contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2000-2001.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2003-04 - poster - 313 Kb

This poster contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2003-2004.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2012-13 - poster - 337 Kb

This poster contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2012-2013.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2011-12 - poster - 1374 Kb

This poster contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2011-2012.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2004-05 - poster - 102 Kb

This poster contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2004-2005.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2003-04 - report - 2128 Kb

This report contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2003-2004.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2003-04 - explanatory notes - 2128 Kb

This report contains explanatory notes on accident and injuries regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2003-2004.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 1999-2000 - report - 706 Kb

This report contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 1999-2000.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 1997-1998 - report - 426 Kb

This report contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 1997-1998.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2001-02 - report - 637 Kb

This report contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2001-2002.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2012-2013 - report - 1577 Kb

This report contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2012-2013.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2009-2010 - report - 2847 Kb

This report contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2009-2010.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2013-2014 - report - 1626 Kb

This report contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2013-2014.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2005-06 - explanatory notes - 1943 Kb

This report contains explanatory notes on accident and injuries regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2005-2006.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2008-2009 - report - 3119 Kb

This report contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2008-2009.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2011-2012 - report - 1571 Kb

This report contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2011-2012.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2007-2008 - report - 3120 Kb

This report contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2007-2008.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2004-05 - explanatory notes - 2469 Kb

This report contains explanatory notes on accident and injuries regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2004-2005.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2000-01 - report - 1173 Kb

This report contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2000-2001.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2010-2011 - report - 1477 Kb

This report contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2010-2011.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2004-05 - report - 2511 Kb

This report contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2004-2005.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2006-2007 - report - 356 Kb

This report contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2006-2007.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 1998-1999 - report - 361 Kb

This report contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 1998-1999.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2005-06 - report - 1943 Kb

This report contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2005-2006.

Safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2002-03 - report - 7624 Kb

This report contains accident and injury statistics regarding the safety performance in the Western Australian mineral industry 2002-2003.

Quarterly performance snapshots

Quarterly performance snapshot - 1 April - 30 June 2018 - 1159 Kb

Provides a snapshot of injury and incident data provided to the Department for the minerals sector between 1 April - 30 June 2018.

Quarterly performance snapshot - 1 January - 31 March 2018 - 2172 Kb

Provides a snapshot of injury and incident data provided to the Department for the minerals sector between 1 January - 31 March 2018.

Quarterly performance snapshot - 1 October - 31 December 2017 - 1688 Kb

Provides a snapshot of injury and incident data provided to the Department for the minerals sector between 1 October - 31 December 2017.

Quarterly performance snapshot - 1 July - 30 September 2017 - 273 Kb

Provides a snapshot of injury and incident data provided to the Department for the minerals sector between 1 July - 30 September 2017.

Quarterly performance snapshot - 1 April - 30 June 2017 - 297 Kb

Provides a snapshot of injury and incident data provided to the Department for the minerals sector between 1 April - 30 June 2017.

Quarterly performance snapshot - 1 January - 13 March 2017 - 311 Kb

Provides a snapshot of injury and incident data provided to the Department for the minerals sector between 1 January - 13 March 2017.

Monthly safety and health snapshots

Monthly safety and health snapshot - November 2018 - Machinery falling into voids - 1325 Kb

Covers injuries and notifiable incidents related to machinery falling into voids between 1 July 2013 to 30 June 2018

Monthly safety and health snapshot - September 2018 - Mentally healthy workplace - 348 Kb

Covers injuries and notifiable incidents related to work-related issues that can affect mental health and covers 2015-16, 2016-17 and 2017-18 financial year to date (31 May 2018).

Monthly safety and health snapshot - August 2018 - Outbreak of fire - 1118 Kb

Covers injuries and notifiable incidents related to fire caused by mining operations between 1 April 2017 to 31 March 2018

Monthly safety and health snapshot - June 2018 - Mining operations on ports - 505 Kb

Covers injuries and notifiable incidents related to mining operations in port facilities between 1 March 2017 to 28 February 2018.

Monthly safety and health snapshot - May 2018 - Welding hazards - 299 Kb

Covers injuries and notifiable incidents related to welding hazards between 1 February 2017 to 31 January 2018.

Monthly safety and health snapshot - April 2018 - Exploration - 346 Kb

Covers injuries and notifiable incidents related to exploration activities between 1 January 2017 - 31 December 2017.

Monthly safety and health snapshot - March 2018 - Integrity of structures - 717 Kb

Covers injuries and notifiable incidents related to structural integrity scenarios between 1 December 2016 - 30 November 2017.

Monthly safety and health snapshot - February 2018 - Electrical hazards - 493 Kb

Covers injuries and notifiable incidents related to electricity hazards scenarios between 1 November 2016 - 31 October 2017.

Monthly safety and health snapshot - January 2018 - Line-of-fire - 503 Kb

Covers injuries and notifiable incidents related to line-of-fire scenarios between 1 October 2016 - 30 September 2017.

Monthly safety and health snapshot - December 2017 - Hazardous manual tasks - 364 Kb

Covers injuries and notifiable incidents related to hazardous manual tasks scenarios between 1 September 2016 to 31 August 2017.

Monthly safety and health snapshot - November 2017 - Natural hazards - 514 Kb

Covers injuries and notifiable incidents related to natural hazards scenarios between 1 August 2016 to 31 July 2017.

Monthly safety and health snapshot - October 2017 - Ground control - 370 Kb

Covers injuries and notifiable incidents related to ground control scenarios between 1 July 2016 - 30 June 2017.

Monthly safety and health snapshot - September 2017 - Traffic management - 774 Kb

Covers injuries and notifiable incidents related to traffic management scenarios between 1 June 2016 - 31 May 2017.

Monthly safety and health snapshot - August 2017 - Suspended loads - 400 Kb

Covers injuries and notifiable incidents related to suspended loads scenarios between 1 May 2016 - 30 April 2017.

Monthly safety and health snapshot - July 2017 - Blasting practices - 1236 Kb

Covers injuries and notifiable incidents related to blasting practices scenarios between 1 April 2016 - 31 March 2017.

Activity indicators for Mines Safety

Activity indicators for Mines Safety - April to June 2018 - 604 Kb

This document provides a snapshot of activity indicators for Mines Safety - April to June 2018.

Activity indicators for Mines Safety - January to March 2018 - 605 Kb

This document provides a snapshot of activity indicators for Mines Safety - January to March 2018.

Activity indicators for Mines Safety - October to December 2017 - 605 Kb

This document provides a snapshot of activity indicators for Mines Safety - October to December 2017.

Activity indicators for Mines Safety - July to September 2017 - 404 Kb

This document provides a snapshot of activity indicators for Mines Safety - July to September 2017.