Explosion of split ring tyre assemblies


On two separate occasions split-ring tyre assemblies exploded when trucks were operating under normal conditions. The explosions resulted in components of the multi-piece rim assemblies being projected a considerable distance with the potential to cause serious or fatal injuries to mine personnel.

Western Australian Significant Incident Report 083 – Tyres poorly maintained and fail catastrophically during operations


Last Updated: 23/01/2023 03:16:53pm