Coronado Global Resources (ASX:CRN) announces death at Curragh mine

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by Katrina Bullock

An employee of  Thiess has died after becoming trapped inside machinery at the Curragh mine in central Queensland.

Coronado Global Resources (ASX:CRN), the company who provides mining services to the mine, says that the “Queensland Police, the Queensland Mines Inspectorate, and relevant authorities have been advised and an incident investigation is underway”.

Operations at Curragh have been suspended.

Workers have been provided with a briefing on the incident and counselling services have been made available.

Shares in Coronado Global Resources (ASX:CRN) are trading 2.6 per cent lower at $2.25.

Katrina Bullock

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Katrina joined FNN in 2018. She holds a Bachelor of Laws (Honours first class), a Bachelor of Business (Distinction) and is currently undertaking a PhD in Law focused on stock exchange disclosures and corporate governance. She previously worked as a corporate lawyer in an Australian top tier commercial law firm and is currently the General Counsel for Greenpeace Australia Pacific.