Maintaining a safe and healthy workplace isthetheme for the first evePNG Mining and Petroleum Occupational Health and Safety conference in Port Moresby.
WitPNG’seeing a boom inthe growth ofthe mining sector, health and safety are challenging roles inthe workforce.
The mining sector requires more attention for safety standards. This conference will highlight how this is enforced.
President oPNG Chamber of Mines and Petroleum Gerea Aopi said safety is everyone’s responsibility.
The conference also withnessedthe launching ofthe MRA MinesInspectorate Annual Report of 2012.
The report is a compilation of all mining activities throughouPNG.