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AMEC Safety Seminar

September 14, 2021 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm AWST

The safety of our workers and workplaces is the top priority for Industry.

As WA prepares for the commencement of the Work Health and Safety Act 2020 and the Regulations, hear from Government and Industry experts about important legislative requirements to be aware of, key trends across the Industry, and some practical examples of initiatives Industry members have introduced to improve WHS.



Cost: AMEC Members $165, Non Members $242 (inc GST)

8:30am  Welcome Address,
Warren Pearce, Chief Executive Officer, Association of Mining and Exploration Companies
8:40am  Minister Address, Hon Bill Johnston MLA, Minister for Mines and Petroleum; Energy; Corrective Services
8:50am  Mines Safety – What does the future look like?, Sally North, Acting Director, Mines Safety, Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety
9:10am   Mentally Healthy Workplace Audits, Bryce Ridgeway, Inspector of Mines- Mental Health & Wellbeing, Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety
9:25am   Engaging our workforce in reducing injury exposures, Rob Watson, Director Health & Safety, Fortescue Metals Group
9:40am  Managing Mental Health in a Pandemic, Danny Spadaccini, GM Health, Safety and Training – Roy Hill
10.00am  Q&A session
10:15am  Morning Break
10:35am Simplicity in a Complex Environment, Ross Jennings, Health and Safety Manager – Exploration, IGO
10:50am Preventing incidents through effective incident reporting, Samantha Masters, Health and Safety Manager, Sandfire Resources
11:05am  FIFO Inquiry – Ken Brinsden, Managing Director, Pilbara Metals
11:20am  Q&A session
11:40am  Seminar Close


September 14, 2021
8:30 am - 12:00 pm AWST
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Association of Mining and Exploration Companies Inc
1300 738 184
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Melbourne Hotel
33 Milligan St
Perth, WA 6000 Australia
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