Black lung crisis escalates

A 54-year-old coal miner man from Queensland has been confirmed as the 15th case of pneumoconiosis following its re-emergence last year. According to reports from the ABC Australian medical assessors and radiologists had cleared the worker twice before a US expert confirmed the miner had the disease. The Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union (CFMEU) ...

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