MACH Energy Mount Pleasant Operation – COVID-19

Monday 17th January 2022 

MACH Energy Australia is following the Public Health Order and continues to work in line with all Government requirements and the Resource Sector COVID-19 National Health and Safety Protocols. Our first approach during this time is to the wellbeing of our employees, their families and the community of Muswellbrook.

Consideration for those who are at the greatest risk if COVID-19 is contracted, including:

  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples over the age of 50
  • Those aged 60 years and over

We have implemented numerous measures on site at our Mount Pleasant Operation and our Newcastle office, these include:

  • Visitors, contractors and all employees to undergo Rapid Antigen Testing (RAT) prior to arriving on site
  • Wear a fitted face mask when in an indoor area (office) of a non-residential premises
  • Wear a fitted face mask when travelling in a site vehicle with other employees
  • Continuation of COVID cleaning measures
  • Maintain a 1.5m distance when outside
  • Maintain a 4 sqm distance when inside
  • Rearranging office work space where possible
  • Remind employees about the Employee Assistance Program providing online support
  • Ceased all international travel and restricted domestic travel
  • Regularly wash hands using soap and water or alcohol-based hand sanitiser
  • Surfaces, including shared vehicles are cleaned prior and after use using alcohol-based sanitiser