The Mining and Quarrying Occupational Health and Safety Committee (MAQOHSC)

MAQOHSC's role in promoting good work health and safety standards is quite distinct from the role fulfilled by SafeWork SA. All MAQOHSC workplace services provided to stakeholders are strictly confidential, always collaborative in approach and advisory in nature.

Current Initiatives & Activities

MAQOHSC Regional Safety Seminars - MAQOHSC is undertaking a regional safety seminar program for mining and quarrying operations with a focus on current safety issues of high importance. Presenters include MAQOHSC, SafeWork SA, Return to Work SA, HSE Australia and NB&A Rehab. Sessions include safety and legislative compliance within South Australia.

MAQOHSC Winter Newsletter - Issue 44: Winter 2015

MAQOHSC Work Health and Safety Guides – MAQOHSC provide legislative compliant, best practice industry safety guides, audit and industry workplace assessment tools.

National Mine Safety Database (NMSD) Excel spreadsheet tool to assist the mining and quarrying industry capture statistical workplace data for the legislative quarterly reporting to the (NMSD).

Rock Solid Suicide Prevention Program - Project funding for the “Rock Solid Suicide Prevention Program” (a partnership between Mining Family Matters and Wesley Lifeforce Suicide Prevention Networks)