• Incidents, alerts & investigations

    Incident related publications issued by the department including incident e-alerts, safety alerts, safety bulletins, incident information releases, weekly incident summaries and investigation reports. You can also search our database of safety alerts & bulletins.

  • Legislation guidance

    Factsheets and guides relating to WHS legislation and WHS (Mines and Petroleum Sites) legislation.

    Go to legislation guidance

  • Legislation forms

    Forms related to WHS legislation and WHS (Mines and Petroleum Sites) legislation.

    Go to legislation forms

  • Codes of practice

    An index of safety and health related codes of practice. Also includes information on what codes of practice are, how they relate to the law and how they are developed.

  • Guidance notes and technical references

    Information to help industry understand legislation and compliance

  • Mining design guidelines

    An index of mining design publications produced by the NSW Government

    Go to Mining design publications

  • Statistical publications and reports

    Key mine safety audit reports, International Mining Fatality Review database, fire protection and underground fires documents.

    Go to Statistical publications and reports

  • Workbooks and safety kits

    Includes resources on risk management and tools to establish solid workplace safety regimes

    Go to Workbooks and safety kits

  • Audit tools

    Safety tools and audit checklists for the mining industry

    Go to Audit tools

  • Electrical engineering sheets

    Information sheets developed by our Division's Inspectors of Electrical Engineering

    Go to Electrical engineering sheets

  • Mechanical engineering updates

    Updates from the Division concerning technical information on mechanical engineering matters

    Go to Mechanical engineering updates

  • Mine Safety News

    Mine Safety News contains information to promote the enhancement of the safety culture of NSW mining and to alert a wide range of people to potential risks and to potential risk controls

    Go to Mine Safety News

  • Musculoskeletal disorders

    Publications to help industry understand and manage the risk of musculoskeletal disorders

    Go to Musculoskeletal disorders

  • Culture benchmarking

    A resource manual to help improve the performance of the WHS management system in mines

    Go to WHS Culture Benchmarking Program Manual

  • Health management

    Resources to help manage health issues in NSW mines

    Go to Health management

  • Fatigue management

    General information and resources to help you develop and evaluate a fatigue management plan

    Go to Fatigue management

  • Associated non-technical skills

    Factsheets on OHS culture, capacity building, situation awareness, decision making, leadership, communication and teamwork

    Go to Associated non-technical skills

  • Safety performance measures

    Annual performance reports produced by the Mine Safety.

    Go to Safety performance measures