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Historical events during the month of July

Australia

Date Event Cause Description Deaths
07/07/2019 2019 Baralaba Crush Injury At approximately 1.30am on Sunday 7 July, Mr Gerdes was delivered to an excavator in the open mining pit where his task
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1
14/07/2000 Peter James Comerford 2000 Workplace Injury On 14 July 2000, Mr Peter James COMERFORD received fatal injuries when he was struck by a bearing housing assembly which
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1
16/07/1986 Moura 4 Mine 1986 Explosion At approximately 11:05 a.m. on 16th July, 1986 there was an explosion in Moura No. 4 Underground Mine in Central Queensl
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12
24/07/1979 Appin Colliery 1979 Explosion At 11pm on Tuesday 24th July 1979 an explosion of methane gas in K Panel of Appin Colliery resulted in the deaths of 14
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14
24/07/1991 South Bulli Colliery 1991 Outburst At approximately 3.10am on July 24th 1991, three mineworkers were asphyxiated by gas released during an outburst at the
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3
24/07/2008 Darren Burgess 2008 Workplace Injury On 24 July 2008 at about 5.30pm, Mr Darren Burgess, was operating the rib bolter (bolting rig) of a Mobile Bolter. He ap
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1
29/07/2018 2018 Adam Malone Vehicle On Sunday 29 July the operator of an articulated dump truck was working at a quarry with his last load of the day. Movin
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31/07/1972 Box Flat Mine 1972 Explosion The Box Flat Mine disaster occurred on the 31 July 1972 when 17 miners lost their lives after an underground gas explosi
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17
31/07/1902 Mt Kembla 1902 Explosion  At 2pm on July 31, 1902, Mt Kembla Colliery exploded, killing 96 men and boys. The blast, which was heard in nearb
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Rest of the World

Date Event Cause Description Deaths