Queensland Government, Australia, Safety Bulletin from September 2008. An analysis of 228 fires on mine sites in a 12 month period.

Statistical analysis of fires in Australia conducted in 2008.  The study highlighted:

  • Majority of fires occur on mobile equipment (over 70%)
  • Most fires occur in and around the engine bay
  • Fuel and hydraulics are the dominant medium supporting initial fires
Fires on mine sites


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