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Leaders in Safety and Emergency Management for High Risk Operations and Environments.
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Anniversary of the North Parkes Mine Disaster. On this day in 1999 a massive fall of ground  generated a catastrophic force of violently displaced air into  the underground workings at North Parkes Mine killing 4 workers instantly. Fortunately many others were physically unscathed. "When that 14 or 16 million tonne failed into that void where I was standing in the extraction level there was an enormous floor heave... It felt like the floor probably lifted about 1 foot.. dropped back down, and then the draw points that were near me an in the area where I was, basically were just instant dust... so couldn't see a thing - it was complete whiteout...   Wind velocities were estimated to be between 1000 and 1500 kph ... Vehicles where thrown around like being in a washing machine.

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RR+R's Spotter Catcher program. The most hands on program of its kind.

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Another RR+R day on the blue sky office
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Another RR+R day on the job in the Blue Sky Office.
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New post (Resort Alpine Rescue Course - Perisher) has been published on Risk Response + Rescue

New post (Victorian Mines Rescue Competition 2014) has been published on Risk Response + Rescue

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New post (Help train underprivileged firefighters in Kathmandu) has been published on Risk Response + Rescue

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New post (Be Sensible and Keep Your Wits About You in the Mountains) has been published on Risk Response + Rescue
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New post (New ARC Guidelines Published) has been published on Risk Response + Rescue

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New post (Sydney’s Oldest and Newest Landmarks are in Good Hands) has been published on Risk Response + Rescue
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