Geoff Egan

Geoff Egan
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Published a story 8:03pm Nov 20th

MINERS are suffering fewer injuries than last year, despite the first death in a Queensland coal mine this year in seven years.

Mines overall safer despite deaths, permanent injuries

21 Nov 2014

MINERS are suffering fewer injuries than last year, despite the first death in a Queensland coal mine this year in seven years.

Published a story 6:44pm Nov 20th

A GOVERNMENT report shows school attendance rates are worse in regional Queensland than they are in Brisbane.

School attendance rates worse in regions

21 Nov 2014

A GOVERNMENT report shows school attendance rates are worse in regional Queensland than they are in Brisbane.

Published a story 6:32pm Nov 20th

FORECASTERS say we will see more weather like Wednesday’s deluge in Brisbane before this summer is out.

Storms normal for Queensland: BOM

21 Nov 2014

FORECASTERS say we will see more weather like Wednesday’s deluge in Brisbane before this summer is out.

Published a story 3:56pm Nov 20th

BHP Billiton workers have spoken out against 100% fly in, fly out at the company's annual general meeting.

CFMEU calls on BHP to end 100% FIFO at AGM

21 Nov 2014

BHP Billiton workers have spoken out against 100% fly in, fly out at the company's annual general meeting.

Published a story 8:12am Nov 20th

CLIVE Palmer’s hold on the balance of power is on the brink after he last night banned rogue senator Jacquie Lambie from the party-room.

Lambie revolt threatens Palmer's hold on balance of power

20 Nov 2014

CLIVE Palmer’s hold on the balance of power is on the brink after he last night banned rogue senator Jacquie Lambie from the party-room.

Published a story 6:29pm Nov 19th

DISASTERS inevitably will hit Queensland communities and a disaster expert believes all we can do is be ready for them.

'Measure twice, cut once' is way to approach disasters

20 Nov 2014

DISASTERS inevitably will hit Queensland communities and a disaster expert believes all we can do is be ready for them.

Published a story 6:16pm Nov 19th

A MAN BHP fired for not attending doctor appointments to prove he was fit for work after an injury-related absence is taking his case to the Federal Court.

Fired miner takes case to Federal Court

20 Nov 2014

A MAN BHP fired for not attending doctor appointments to prove he was fit for work after an injury-related absence is taking his case to the Federal Court.

Published a story 7:34pm Nov 18th

A QUEENSLAND water reform bill could see coal minters remove unlimited "associated water" from mine sites without a licence but still protect landholders.

Miners could remove unlimited water under bill

19 Nov 2014

A QUEENSLAND water reform bill could see coal minters remove unlimited "associated water" from mine sites without a licence but still protect landholders.

Published a story 7:17pm Nov 18th

STATISTICS show there have been 45 fewer deaths on Queensland roads than this time last year and we want to keep it that number low.

APN ARM supports campaign to keep road toll at record low

19 Nov 2014

STATISTICS show there have been 45 fewer deaths on Queensland roads than this time last year and we want to keep it that number low.

Published a story 7:02pm Nov 18th

WORK could soon begin on Australia’s biggest coal mine, but the Isaac council mayor wants assurance locals will get the jobs.

Mayor pushes for locals to get Galilee jobs

19 Nov 2014

WORK could soon begin on Australia’s biggest coal mine, but the Isaac council mayor wants assurance locals will get the jobs.

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