Coal Services is a Specialised Health and Safety Scheme that provides an integrated suite of services to help identify, assess, monitor and control many risks inherent in the coal industry.
Our preventative and responsive services in the areas of workplace health and safety, workers compensation, emergency response and training help to deliver on our purpose, ‘to protect’. We are owned by industry for industry. Our shareholders are the Mining and Energy Union and the NSW Minerals Council. Our purpose, vision and values are aligned to focus on the safety and health of our industry and its workers.
100 years of protecting
Performance highlights of 2021-2022
Coal Services is an industry-owned organisation committed to providing critical services and expertise to the NSW coal mining industry. This commitment is steeped in history, having been involved in the industry in one form or another since the 1920s.
3.03% Claim frequency rate
79 - 95% B2B customer satisfaction
9,779 Health surveillance medicals
3,883 Dust samples taken
Our purpose is to protect and our vision is to partner with industry for a safe workplace and a healthy workforce
Learn more about us
Coal Services and its subsidiaries are private companies, created by statute (the Coal Industry Act 2001 (NSW)) with statutory responsibilities which are administered by the Minister for Natural Resources.
Coal Services’ annual reports provide a snapshot of the company’s activities during the year.
Coal Services as we know it today was established in 2001-02 under the Coal Industry Act 2001 (NSW). However, it has a rich and unique history dating back to 1923.