Unstoppable TED – @ The Coalface Magazine

What started out as a life saving device to help safely remove difficult and dangerous to handle belly plates on heavy earth-moving equipment, has now evolved into a multi-faceted and versatile machine capable of a range of tasks, making life on the job a whole lot easier and safer for fitters.
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Tyre Safety Collaboration – Australian Mining Review

TYRE fitting in the mining industry is a tough job, with wheel and tyre combinations weighing many tonnes, bolts needing to be torqued to hundreds of foot-pounds and some fittings located metres off the ground.

Fitters are often required to hold heavy tooling overhead in awkward positions for wheel, tyre and suspension maintenance.

Despite following industry best practice, worker fatigue and Lost Time Injuries (LTIs) are still serious issues that need to be mitigated in the tyre bays of modern mining operations.

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