Black lung is back Black lung is back
- Percy Verrall, first Australian diagnosed with Black Lung disease this century.

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BLACK LUNG INQUIRY DELAYS NOT GOOD ENOUGH

July 6, 2017Media releases

The CFMEU Mining and Energy Division Queensland District President today supported the Parliamentary Committee’s interim findings of the Inquiry into […] Read More »

EIGHTEEN MONTHS OF THE GRIM REALITY OF LIVING WITH BLACK LUNG

March 8, 2017Media releases

This month marks one-and-a-half years since retired miner Keith Stoddart has been diagnosed with Black Lung. “Looking back on my […] Read More »

NINETEENTH CONFIRMED CASE OF BLACK LUNG HIGHLIGHTS NEED FOR IMMEDIATE INDUSTRY ACTION

March 1, 2017Media releases

The CFMEU Mining and Energy Division said today that the latest case of Black Lung disease in an underground mine […] Read More »

MINING COMMUNITIES IN REGIONAL QUEENSLAND TO HAVE THEIR SAY AT STATE PARLIAMENTARY INQUIRY INTO BLACK LUNG

November 22, 2016Media releases

Black Lung victims throughout Queensland will have their say as the public hearings for the State’s Parliamentary Inquiry into Black […] Read More »

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