The hotline will be one-stop-shop support service for the state’s past and present mine and quarry workers.

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25th Feb. 2020 12:02 AM

1.30pm: THE Queensland Mines minister has cleared the air over x-rays for miners to check for black lung disease.

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22nd May 2019 1:05 PM

FORMER miners diagnosed with black lung are calling on Queensland-based mining companies to compensate workers through a...

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10th Oct. 2018 10:10 AM

BUFFER zones between Hay Point coal terminals and homes would better protect those residents from black lung and other...

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04th Oct. 2017 5:10 AM

A FORMER coal miner who has been diagnosed with black lung disease is suing a group of Queensland mining companies for $2...

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06th June 2017 5:06 AM

A push is on to bring in laws requiring mandatory testing for Pneumoconiosis, or "black lung”

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30th May 2017 4:05 AM

Black lung report calls for central Queensland-based independent mine safety authority to be set up and coal dust exposure...

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29th May 2017 2:05 PM

Percy Verrall is in constant chest pain and struggles to walk

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23rd March 2017 6:03 PM

AN INQUIRY into new black lung cases has described a “massive systemic failure” in the system designed to protect coal...

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22nd March 2017 3:03 PM