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 – Queensland Government, Australia Safety Bulletin 86
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