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North Goonyella makes its mark in mines rescue

North Goonyella’s mines rescue team has topped this year’s QMRS Memorial Competition. They were followed by Moranbah North, who also won the George Carbine Shield for excellence in first aid, in the competition at Anglo American’s Grosvenor mine this month. Broadmeadow and Kestrel also finished in the top four ahead of Ensham, Grasstree and a mixed team called the Barbarians, [...]

By | June 15th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorised|Comments Off on North Goonyella makes its mark in mines rescue

Team Member Representative – Shaun Dando – December Update

The QMRS AGM and quarterly Board of Directors meeting was held in Dysart in early November. With Mick Madden stepping down from the Chairman’s position, Peter Baker was elected as a Director and Brett Garland appointed as our new Chairman. I wish to acknowledge and thank Mick for his guidance throughout my time on the Board. I have appreciated his [...]

By | December 7th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorised|Comments Off on Team Member Representative – Shaun Dando – December Update

WHS – Steve Dawe -December

Merry Christmas All OHS around the stations are continuing to improve and as a whole this year it has been very pleasing to see us continue to maintain and influence changes around the stations. Training for 2016 has concluded with round 6 for the Northern Zone hosted at Dysart Station whilst the Southern Zone visited Oaky North Mine. We utilised [...]

By | December 6th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorised|Comments Off on WHS – Steve Dawe -December

Surface Training Operations Manager – Mark Freeman – December

First Response Training QMRS has been providing training days for Oaky North over the past few months. Delivery of training in firefighting, inflatable stoppings, high expansion foam, CABA operations and extrications have been an excellent source of further learnings and experience for participants. Planning is in place for the 2017 calendar to continue with the training days at Oaky North [...]

By | December 5th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorised|Comments Off on Surface Training Operations Manager – Mark Freeman – December