Endnotes

  1. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, para. 32
  2. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, para. 33
  3. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, para. 35
  4. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-3, p. 5
  5. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-3, pp. 9 & 10
  6. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, para. 36
  7. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, para. 43
  8. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-3, pp. 52-93; White T1586:12-28
  9. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-3, p. 63
  10. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-3, p. 89
  11. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, para. 96
  12. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, para. 50
  13. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-12, p. 1-1
  14. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-12, p. 5-1
  15. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-12, p. 4-3
  16. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-12, p. 5-2
  17. Exhibit 88 – Statement of James Faithful, para. 28
  18. Exhibit 88 – Statement of James Faithful, para. 39
  19. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-12, p. 5-17
  20. Mineral Resources Development Regulations 2002 (Vic) (repealed), r. 25(2), Schedule 13, cl. 8
  21. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-12, p. 9-1
  22. Adapted from Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-12, p. 9-2
  23. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-12, p. 9-2
  24. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-3, p. 57
  25. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-3, pp. 35, 36 & 58
  26. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-3, p. 58
  27. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-3, pp. 33-34 (emphasis added)
  28. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-3, p. 58
  29. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-3, p. 84
  30. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, para. 103
  31. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, para. 104
  32. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, para. 105
  33. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-12, p. 6-3
  34. In this Chapter, the Earth Resources Regulation Branch of Department of State Development, Business and Innovation and its various predecessors are referred to as ‘the Mining Regulator’.
  35. White T1645:30 – T1646:2
  36. Exhibit 88 – Statement of James Faithful, paras 32 & 33
  37. Exhibit 88 – Statement of James Faithful, para. 32
  38. Exhibit 88 – Statement of James Faithful, para. 34
  39. Exhibit 88 – Statement of James Faithful, para. 60
  40. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-12, p. 6-3
  41. Exhibit 88 – Statement of James Faithful, para. 37
  42. Exhibit 88 – Statement of James Faithful, para. 40
  43. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-12, p. 6-6
  44. Written submission of GDF Suez, 18 June 2014, para. 294
  45. Exhibit 88 – Statement of James Faithful, paras 41-43
  46. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-12, p. 6-7
  47. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-12, p. 6-8
  48. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-12, p. 6-9
  49. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, para. 97
  50. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, paras 98 & 99
  51. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, para. 99; annexure KAW-23, p. 195
  52. GDF Suez Summons, 07.19 GDF Suez Environmental Review Committee Performance Report for August 2013 meeting, p. 59
  53. Exhibit 88 – Statement of James Faithful, annexure 4
  54. Exhibit 88 – Statement of James Faithful, para. 49
  55. Exhibit 88 – Statement of James Faithful, para. 50
  56. Exhibit 88 – Statement of James Faithful, para. 50
  57. Exhibit 60 – Statement of Robert Gaulton, paras 38 & 39; Exhibit 9 – Statement of Graeme Freshwater, para. 27
  58. Exhibit 88 – Statement of James Faithful, para. 51
  59. Adapted from GDF Suez Summons, 07.28 Progressive Rehabilitation Statistics
  60. White T1616:2-9 cf Exhibit 88 – Statement of James Faithful, paras 38 & 40
  61. White T1622:1-12; Faithful T1975:1-17; Graham T2255:21 – T2256:8
  62. Faithful T1975:18-29; T1983:14-19
  63. Faithful T1975:30 – T1976:6
  64. Exhibit 88 – Statement of James Faithful, para. 52
  65. Exhibit 88 – Statement of James Faithful, para. 53
  66. See for example, Written submission of Environment Victoria, 13 May 2014, para. 2.4; Written submission of David Langmore, para. 2.12;Written submission of Samantha Hepburn, pp. 6-8. The written submission of Ratepayers Victoria Inc considered that there should be a ‘contingency plan for an amount of money to be put aside by the industry that will pay for the demolition of power Stations and the final rehabilitation of these sites.’
  67. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, paras 113 & 114; Exhibit 88 – Statement of James Faithful, paras 15 & 16
  68. Written submission of GDF Suez, 18 June 2014, para. 333; Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, para. 113
  69. Exhibit 59 – Further statement of Kylie White, para. 2; annexure KAW-47
  70. Exhibit 59 – Further statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-49, p. 1
  71. Second written submission of Environment Victoria, 24 June 2014, para 4(c)
  72. Graham T2264:29 – T2265:15
  73. White T1632:27 – T1633:5
  74. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, paras 116 & 117; White T1611:27 – T1612:8
  75. Third written submission of the Victorian Government, 23 June 2014, para. 135
  76. Second written submission of Environment Victoria, 24 June 2014, para. 110
  77. Written submission of GDF Suez, 18 June 2014, paras 334 & 335
  78. Written submission of GDF Suez, 18 June 2014, paras 336-337, 340
  79. Second written submission of Environment Victoria, 24 June 2014, paras 116 & 120
  80. Exhibit 10 – Statement of Steven Harkins, para. 11; Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, para. 27
  81. Exhibit 7 – Statement of David Shanahan, annexure 1
  82. Exhibit 7 – Statement of David Shanahan, annexure 1, p. 6
  83. Exhibit 7 – Statement of David Shanahan, annexure 1, p. 6
  84. Exhibit 10 – Statement of Steven Harkins, para. 15
  85. Exhibit 10 – Statement of Steven Harkins, para. 16
  86. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, para. 31; Exhibit 10 – Statement of Steven Harkins, para. 16
  87. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, para. 31
  88. Exhibit 4 – Statement of William Brown, annexure WB-3, p. 38
  89. GDF Suez Summons, 02.01 Slashing for Fire Season 2013/2014 – Annexure B – Scope of Works
  90. GDF Suez Summons, 02.01 Slashing for Fire Season 2013/2014 – Annexure B – Scope of Works, p. 1
  91. GDF Suez Summons, 02.01 Slashing for Fire Season 2013/2014 – Annexure B – Scope of Works, p. 2
  92. GDF Suez Summons, 02.02 Fire Prevention – Slashing, Mulch & Mowing Layout Plan 2013/2014
  93. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, para. 31; GDF Suez Summons, 02.03 to 02.07 Reports on Slashing Progress, 3 December 2013 to 12 January 2014
  94. Exhibit 10 – Statement of Steven Harkins, annexure 3
  95. Exhibit 67 – Statement of Kevin Hayes, para. 6
  96. Exhibit 67 – Statement of Kevin Hayes, attachment 27
  97. Exhibit 10 – Statement of Steven Harkins, para. 17
  98. Exhibit 12 – Mine Fire Instructions
  99. Exhibit 12 – Mine Fire Instructions, p. 12
  100. Exhibit 12 – Mine Fire Instructions, p. 12
  101. Exhibit 12 – Mine Fire Instructions, pp. 7-10
  102. Exhibit 4 – Statement of William Brown, annexure WB-3, p. 14
  103. Exhibit 4 – Statement of William Brown, annexure WB-3, p. 14
  104. Exhibit 4 – Statement of William Brown, annexure WB-3, pp. 29-31
  105. Exhibit 4 – Statement of William Brown, annexure WB-3, pp. 29-31
  106. Exhibit 4 – Statement of William Brown, annexure WB-3, p. 16
  107. Exhibit 4 – Statement of William Brown, annexure WB-3, p. 17
  108. Exhibit 4 – Statement of William Brown, annexure WB-3, pp. 7 & 8
  109. Exhibit 4 – Statement of William Brown, annexure WB-3, p. 35
  110. Exhibit 4 – Statement of William Brown, annexure WB-3, pp. 15 & 16
  111. Exhibit 4 – Statement of William Brown, annexure WB-3, p. 32
  112. Exhibit 4 – Statement of William Brown, annexure WB-3, p. 32
  113. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, para. 28
  114. Exhibit 90 – Statement of Richard Polmear, para. 20
  115. Exhibit 4 – Statement of William Brown, para. 27; Brown T159:16-23
  116. Exhibit 90 – Statement of Richard Polmear, annexure 4, p. 5
  117. Exhibit 90 – Statement of Richard Polmear, annexure 4, p. 1
  118. Exhibit 90 – Statement of Richard Polmear, annexure 4, p. 2
  119. Exhibit 90 – Statement of Richard Polmear, annexure 2, pp. 3 & 4
  120. Exhibit 90 – Statement of Richard Polmear, annexure 2, figure 2
  121. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-28, p. 14
  122. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-28, p. 14
  123. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-28, p. 14
  124. Exhibit 90 – Statement of Richard Polmear, annexure 4, pp. 10 & 11
  125. Exhibit 4 – Statement of William Brown, para. 28; annexure WB-2
  126. Exhibit 4 – Statement of William Brown, annexure WB-2, p. 20
  127. Exhibit 4 – Statement of William Brown, annexure WB-3, p. 17
  128. Exhibit 90 – Statement of Richard Polmear, paras 2-5
  129. Exhibit 90 – Statement of Richard Polmear, para. 3
  130. Written submission of GDF Suez, 18 June 2014, para. 253
  131. Polmear T2033:21-26
  132. Polmear T2033:27 – T2034:2
  133. Polmear T2034:27 – T2035:14
  134. Polmear T2035:25-28
  135. Exhibit 90 – Statement of Richard Polmear, para. 22
  136. Exhibit 90 – Statement of Richard Polmear, para. 11
  137. Exhibit 90 – Statement of Richard Polmear, para. 12
  138. Exhibit 90 – Statement of Richard Polmear, paras 14 & 15
  139. Exhibit 90 – Statement of Richard Polmear, paras 16 & 19
  140. Exhibit 90 – Statement of Richard Polmear, para. 23
  141. Exhibit 90 – Statement of Richard Polmear, annexure 3, p. ii
  142. Exhibit 90 – Statement of Richard Polmear, annexure 3, p. 4
  143. Exhibit 90 – Statement of Richard Polmear, annexure 3, p. 5
  144. Exhibit 90 – Statement of Richard Polmear, annexure 3, p. 7
  145. Exhibit 90 – Statement of Richard Polmear, annexure 3, p. 7
  146. Exhibit 90 – Statement of Richard Polmear annexure 3, p. 6
  147. Polmear T2053:24 – T2054:1
  148. Exhibit 90 – Statement of Richard Polmear, annexure 3, p. 7
  149. Exhibit 90 – Statement of Richard Polmear, annexure 3, p. 2
  150. Exhibit 90 – Statement of Richard Polmear, annexure 3, p. 11
  151. Exhibit 90 – Statement of Richard Polmear, annexure 3, p. 13
  152. Exhibit 90 – Statement of Richard Polmear, para. 27
  153. Polmear T2056:3-9
  154. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, annexure 11
  155. Exhibit 90 – Statement of Richard Polmear, paras 29 & 30
  156. Polmear T2057:5-9
  157. Polmear T2059:13 – T2060:3; Exhibit 81 – Fire services pipe network diagrams
  158. Polmear T2050:12-17
  159. Exhibit 92 – Expert report of Roderic Incoll, para. 276
  160. White T1587:23-28
  161. Written submission of GDF Suez, 18 June 2014, para. 274
  162. Written submission of GDF Suez, 18 June 2014, para. 276
  163. White T1680:16-20
  164. Exhibit 92 – Expert report of Roderic Incoll, paras 186 & 187
  165. Exhibit 92 – Expert report of Roderic Incoll, para. 188; Exhibit 4 – Statement of William Brown, annexure WB-3, pp. 29-31
  166. Exhibit 92 – Expert report of Roderic Incoll, paras 190 & 194. See also Cliff T2088:11-19
  167. Exhibit 92 – Expert report of Roderic Incoll, para. 189
  168. Exhibit 92 – Expert report of Roderic Incoll, paras 195 & 196
  169. Exhibit 92 – Expert report of Roderic Incoll, para. 197
  170. Faithful T2006:28 – T2007:12
  171. Cliff T2110:24 – T2111:5
  172. Exhibit 92 – Expert report of Roderic Incoll, paras 230-234
  173. Exhibit 92 – Expert report of Roderic Incoll, paras 201-212
  174. Exhibit 92 – Expert report of Roderic Incoll, paras 213-215
  175. Incoll T2216:7-29
  176. Exhibit 92 – Expert report of Roderic Incoll, paras 218 & 219
  177. Written submission of Roderic Incoll, para. 15
  178. Incoll T2169:25-30; T2206:20-28
  179. Exhibit 9 – Statement of Graeme Freshwater, paras 13 & 16
  180. Exhibit 9 – Statement of Graeme Freshwater, para. 20
  181. Written submission of GDF Suez, 18 June 2014, paras 254-261
  182. Incoll T2206:29 – T2207:14
  183. Incoll T2216:30 – T2217:17
  184. Exhibit 92 – Expert report of Roderic Incoll, paras 197-199
  185. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-12, p. 6-3; Faithful T2008:11-23
  186. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, paras 99 & 100; White T1647:19-26
  187. Exhibit 70 – Statement of Leonard Neist, para. 29
  188. White T1642:30 – T1644:06; T1622:1 – T1623:12; T1660:9-27
  189. Cliff T2113:28 – T2115:12
  190. Gaulton T1702:30 – T1704:23
  191. Exhibit 9 – Statement of Graeme Freshwater, paras 26-28
  192. Exhibit 88 – Statement of James Faithful, para. 64
  193. Faithful T1993:12 – T1994:10
  194. Second written submission of Environment Victoria, 24 June 2014, paras 55-62
  195. Faithful T2001:24 – T2002:12
  196. Faithful T2002:10 – T2006:27
  197. Exhibit 88 – Statement of James Faithful, para. 34(e)
  198. Exhibit 60 – Statement of Robert Gaulton, para. 46; Gaulton T1704:3 – T1705:27
  199. Exhibit 91 – Expert report of David Cliff, p. 15; Cliff T2110:24 – T2111:5
  200. Cliff T2111:6-22; T2113:28 – T2114:12; T2126:20-29
  201. Written submission of GDF Suez, 18 June 2014, para. 306
  202. Gaulton T1705:28 – T1706:4
  203. Gaulton T1707:6-12
  204. Cliff T2127:1-9
  205. Faithful T2018:12-24
  206. Faithful T2017:10-23
  207. Faithful T2019:5-8
  208. Faithful T2017:1-9
  209. Faithful T1977:23 – T1978:1; T2015:21 – T2016:13, T2022:14-20
  210. Second written submission of Environment Victoria, 24 June 2014, para. 37
  211. Second written submission of Environment Victoria, 24 June 2014, paras 38 & 39
  212. Cliff T2125:27 – T2126:3
  213. Cliff T2126:4-13
  214. Exhibit 91 – Expert report of David Cliff, p. 6; Cliff T2077:1-8
  215. Cliff T2111:31 – T2112:17
  216. Gaulton T1706:22-27
  217. Cliff T2126:14-19; Incoll T2209:14-20; Faithful T2019:9-12; T2023:22-29
  218. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-12, p. 9-1
  219. AS/NZS 4801:2001 Occupational health and safety management systems—Specification with guidance for use, 15 November 2001, p. v
  220. AS/NZS 4801:2001 Occupational health and safety management systems—Specification with guidance for use, 15 November 2001, p. 1
  221. AS/NZS 4801:2001 Occupational health and safety management systems—Specification with guidance for use, 15 November 2001, p. 1
  222. AS/NZS 4801:2001 Occupational health and safety management systems—Specification with guidance for use, 15 November 2001, p. 1
  223. Cliff T2124:5-17
  224. Adapted from AS/NZS 4801:2001 Occupational health and safety management systems—Specification with guidance for use, 15 November 2001, pp. 3-5
  225. AS/NZS 4801:2001 Occupational health and safety management systems—Specification with guidance for use, 15 November 2001, para. 4.1
  226. AS/NZS 4801:2001 Occupational health and safety management systems—Specification with guidance for use, 15 November 2001, para. A4.4.6.3
  227. Incoll T2217:18 – T2218:5
  228. Exhibit 91 – Expert report of David Cliff, p. 15
  229. Exhibit 89 – Safety Management System Manual
  230. T1931:24 – T1932:22
  231. Exhibit 89 – Safety Management System Manual, p. 3
  232. Exhibit 89 – Safety Management System Manual, H&S Health and Safety Policy, p. 1
  233. Exhibit 89 – Safety Management System Manual, Hazard Identification Risk Assessment and Control, p. 1
  234. Exhibit 89 – Safety Management System Manual, Hazard Identification Risk Assessment and Control, p. 3 (emphasis added)
  235. Exhibit 89 – Safety Management System Manual, Hazard Identification Risk Assessment and Control, p. 6 (emphasis added)
  236. Exhibit 89 – Safety Management System Manual, Hazard and Risk Register
  237. Exhibit 89 – Safety Management System Manual, Hazard and Risk Register, p. 3
  238. Exhibit 89 – Safety Management System Manual, Hazard and Risk Register, pp. 19 & 41
  239. Exhibit 89 – Safety Management System Manual, Hazard and Risk Register, p. 19
  240. Cliff T2123:23 – T2124:4
  241. Written submission of GDF Suez, 18 June 2014, para. 360; Exhibit 89 – Bundle of GDF Suez documents
  242. Exhibit 89 – Bundle of GDF Suez documents, Executive Summary: Safety Assessment of Major Mining Hazards, p. 2
  243. Exhibit 89 – Bundle of GDF Suez documents, Safety Assessment of Major Mining Hazards: Stage 1 – Identification of Major Mining Hazards,p.11 (emphasis added)
  244. Cliff T2106:17-29
  245. Adapted from Exhibit 89 – Bundle of GDF Suez documents, Safety Assessment of Major Mining Hazards: Stage 1 – Identification of Major Mining Hazards, December 2003, appendix 1, p. 1
  246. Written submission of GDF Suez, 18 June 2014, para. 360(b)
  247. Exhibit 68 – GHD Report for International Power Hazelwood, Report for Major Mining Hazards Assessment Interim Submission (draft)
  248. Exhibit 68 – GHD Report for International Power Hazelwood, Report for Major Mining Hazards Assessment Interim Submission (draft), pp. i & 6-7
  249. Exhibit 68 – GHD Report for International Power Hazelwood, Report for Major Mining Hazards Assessment Interim Submission (draft), p. 1
  250. Exhibit 68 – GHD Report for International Power Hazelwood, Report for Major Mining Hazards Assessment Interim Submission (draft), p. 4
  251. Adapted from Exhibit 68 – GHD Report for International Power Hazelwood, Report for Major Mining Hazards Assessment Interim Submission (draft), p. 4
  252. Cliff T2086:26 – T2087:21
  253. Exhibit 68 – GHD Report for International Power Hazelwood, Report for Major Mining Hazards Assessment Interim Submission (draft), p. 5
  254. Exhibit 68 – GHD Report for International Power Hazelwood, Report for Major Mining Hazards Assessment Interim Submission (draft), p. 15
  255. Exhibit 68 – GHD Report for International Power Hazelwood, Report for Major Mining Hazards Assessment Interim Submission (draft), appendix A
  256. Exhibit 68 – GHD Report for International Power Hazelwood, Report for Major Mining Hazards Assessment Interim Submission (draft), p. 19
  257. Exhibit 67 – Statement of Kevin Hayes, paras 3-5
  258. Exhibit 67 – Statement of Kevin Hayes, para. 5
  259. Exhibit 67 – Statement of Kevin Hayes, attachment 19, pp. 278 & 279
  260. GDF Suez Summons, 12.02 Minutes of work party review of MMH#7 Mine Fire, p. 1
  261. GDF Suez Summons, 12.02 Minutes of work party review of MMH#7 Mine Fire, pp. 1 & 2
  262. GDF Suez Summons, 12.02 Minutes of work party review of MMH#7 Mine Fire, p. 2
  263. Exhibit 67 – Statement of Kevin Hayes, attachment 20, p. 120
  264. GDF Suez documents, 5 May 2014, OHS Assessment for Major Mining Hazard 7 – Mine Fire (Major Fire)
  265. GDF Suez documents, 5 May 2014, OHS Assessment for Major Mining Hazard 7 – Mine Fire (Major Fire)
  266. Exhibit 91 – Expert report of David Cliff, p. 12
  267. Cliff T2101:29 – T2102:16
  268. Exhibit 91 – Expert report of David Cliff, p. 13; Cliff T2102:17-31
  269. Cliff T2088:7-11
  270. Exhibit 91 – Expert report of David Cliff, p. 15
  271. Exhibit 92 – Expert report of Roderic Incoll, paras 78 & 79
  272. Exhibit 91 – Expert report of David Cliff, p. 8
  273. Written submission of GDF Suez, 18 June 2014, paras 361 & 362
  274. Cliff T2090:26 – T2091:4
  275. Cliff T2091:5-16
  276. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, para. 13
  277. Exhibit 90 – Statement of Richard Polmear, annexure 3, figure 25
  278. GDF Suez Summons, 01.12–01.46, Operational Fire Reports
  279. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, para. 13
  280. Exhibit 90 – Statement of Richard Polmear, annexure 3, p. 6 cf. Polmear T2042:9-14
  281. Exhibit 90 – Statement of Richard Polmear, para. 19
  282. Polmear T2050:25 – T2051:8; Counsel for GDF Suez T2052:3 – T2053:23
  283. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, para. 14
  284. Exhibit 4 – Statement of William Brown, annexure WB-3 p. 14
  285. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, paras 130-133
  286. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, paras 138-142
  287. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, paras 143-150
  288. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, paras 151-155
  289. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, paras 156 & 157; annexure KAW-40
  290. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, annexure 2
  291. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, annexure 6
  292. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, annexure 7
  293. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-40, p. 4
  294. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-40, p. 4
  295. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-40, p. 4
  296. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-40, p. 5
  297. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-40, p. 7 (emphasis added)
  298. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-40, p. 9
  299. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, para. 21
  300. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, annexure 6, p. 4
  301. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, annexure 6, p. 4
  302. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, annexure 6, p. 11
  303. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, annexure 6, p. 15
  304. Exhibit 93 – Statement of Romeo Prezioso, annexure 3, p. 15
  305. Exhibit 93 – Statement of Romeo Prezioso, para. 56
  306. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, para. 19
  307. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, annexure 6, appendix A; Exhibit 93 – Statement of Romeo Prezioso, paras 12-51
  308. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, paras 167-172; Written submission of the Victorian Government, 22 May 2014, paras 5.44-5.49
  309. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, annexure 8
  310. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, paras 25 & 26
  311. Written submission of GDF Suez, 18 June 2014, para. 242
  312. Exhibit 93 – Statement of Romeo Prezioso, para. 57; annexure 2
  313. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-40, p. 9
  314. Exhibit 92 – Expert report of Roderic Incoll, para. 215
  315. Exhibit 93 – Statement of Romeo Prezioso, annexure 2
  316. Exhibit 93 – Statement of Romeo Prezioso, paras 98-115
  317. Exhibit 93 – Statement of Romeo Prezioso, para. 107
  318. Prezioso T2227:16-20
  319. Prezioso T2227:1-12
  320. Prezioso T2226:15-16; T2227:26
  321. Exhibit 93 – Statement of Romeo Prezioso, para. 93
  322. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-3, p. 5, s. 1.1
  323. White T1642:19-22
  324. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-3, p. 63
  325. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-12, p. 5-17
  326. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-12, p. 9-1
  327. Written submission of GDF Suez, 18 June 2014, paras 274-276
  328. White T1680:16-20
  329. Written submission of GDF Suez, 18 June 2014, para. 278(a)
  330. Exhibit 4 – Statement of William Brown, annexure WB-3, p. 17; Exhibit 90 – Statement of Richard Polmear, annexure 4, para. 4.4; Written submission of GDF Suez, 18 June 2014, para. 263
  331. Polmear T2034:27 – T2035:14; Exhibit 90 – Statement of Richard Polmear, para. 22
  332. Exhibit 92 – Expert report of Roderic Incoll, para. 215
  333. Exhibit 90 – Statement of Richard Polmear, para. 27; Polmear T2056:3-9
  334. Written submission of Counsel Assisting, 17 June 2014, para. 52
  335. Third written submission of the Victorian Government, 23 June 2014, para. 125
  336. Polmear T2061:1-12
  337. Polmear T2061:6-8; Dugan T411:13-20
  338. Exhibit 88 – Statement of James Faithful, annexure 2, para. 18
  339. Exhibit 4 – Statement of William Brown, annexure WB-3, p. 35
  340. Faithful T389:9-15
  341. Exhibit 14 – Statement of Anthony Lalor, paras 24, 27 & 28
  342. Dugan T410:26-30
  343. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, para. 111; Exhibit 88 – Statement of James Faithful, para. 58
  344. White T1664:17-22
  345. Neist T1826:8-16; T1837:28 – T1838:2
  346. Exhibit 89 – Safety Management System Manual, Hazard Identification Risk Assessment and Control, pp. 1-6
  347. Neist T1837:1-27; Written submission of GDF Suez, 18 June 2014, para. 351
  348. Neist T1837:28 – T1838:11
  349. Neist T1824:4-10
  350. Exhibit 92 – Expert report of Roderic Incoll, paras 78 & 79; Exhibit 91 – Expert report of David Cliff, pp. 12-15
  351. Neist T1828:4 – T1829:27
  352. Counsel for GDF Suez T2506:7-12
  353. Second written submission of the Victorian Government, 18 June 2014, para. 9.13
  354. Exhibit 4 – Statement of William Brown, annexure WB-3, p. 14; Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-3, p. 63
  355. Exhibit 60 – Statement of Robert Gaulton, paras 8-13
  356. See for example, Neist T1828:26 – T1829:1
  357. Exhibit 90 – Statement of Richard Polmear, annexure 3, p. ii
  358. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, para 99; Exhibit 90 – Statement of Richard Polmear, annexure 3, p. 2
  359. Exhibit 7 – Statement of David Shanahan, annexure 1, p. 6, s. 6.7
  360. Exhibit 82 – Correspondence provided by GDF Suez in relation to neighbouring timber plantations
  361. AS/NZS 4801:2001 Occupational health and safety management systems—Specification with guidance for use, 15 November 2001, para. A4.4.6.3;Incoll T2217:18 – T2218:5; Exhibit 91 – Expert report of David Cliff, p. 15
  362. Counsel Assisting T2338:6-16
  363. Incoll T2160:27 – T2162:9
  364. Incoll T2162:10-15
  365. Written submission of GDF Suez, 18 June 2014, para. 367; Neist T1837:1-5
  366. Counsel for GDF Suez T2539:10-15
  367. Exhibit 70 – Statement of Leonard Neist, paras 9 & 10, 28; Exhibit 31 – Statement of Robert Kelly, paras 14 & 15; Third written submission of the Victorian Government, 23 June 2014, para. 128
  368. Second written submission of the Victorian Government, 18 June 2014, para 9.4
  369. Second written submission of GDF Suez, 23 June 2014, para. 11
  370. Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004 (Vic), s. 20(2)
  371. Neist T1835:14-29
  372. Graham T2276:25 – T2277:7
  373. Lapsley T2302:2 – T2306:6
  374. Lapsley T2304:5 – T2306:6
  375. Exhibit 94 – Bundle of three documents created by George Graham, mine fire inquiry proposals for improvements, p. 5
  376. Polmear T2057:5-9
  377. Cliff T2101:23-28
  378. Incoll T2216:30 – T2217:17
  379. Exhibit 92 – Expert report of Roderic Incoll, paras 230-234
  380. Exhibit 94 – Bundle of three documents created by George Graham, mine fire inquiry proposals for improvements, p. 4
  381. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, annexure 6
  382. Exhibit 93 – Statement of Romeo Prezioso, paras 98-115
  383. Exhibit 93 – Statement of Romeo Prezioso, para. 57
  384. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, paras 25 & 26
  385. Prezioso T2229:5-9
  386. Written submission of GDF Suez, 18 June 2014, para. 244
  387. Exhibit 91 – Expert report of David Cliff, p. 10
  388. Written submission of GDF Suez, 18 June 2014, para. 251
  389. Graham T2274:28 – T2275:13
  390. By operation of r 1.1.7 of the Occupational Health and Safety Regulations 2007 (Vic), rr. 5.3.7 and 5.3.8 set out the way in which a person’s duty or obligation under ss. 21 and 23 of the Occupational Health and Safety 2004 (Vic) is to be performed in relation to the matters and to the extent set out in those regulations
  391. Exhibit 65 – Statement of Adam Watson, paras 7-9
  392. Third written submission of the Victorian Government, 23 June 2014, para. 129
  393. Graham T2257:4 – T2258:4
  394. Graham T2273:22 – T2274:14
  395. Exhibit 89 – Safety Management System Manual, H&S Health and Safety Policy, p. 1
  396. Graham T2259:8 – T2260:10
  397. Graham T2272:1-18
  398. Written submission of Counsel Assisting, 17 June 2014, para. 53
  399. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW-12, p. 6-3; Faithful T2008:11-23
  400. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, paras 99 & 100; White T1647:19-26
  401. Second written submission of Environment Victoria, 24 June 2014, para. 10
  402. Third written submission of the Victorian Government, 23 June 2014, para. 130
  403. Counsel for GDF Suez T2552:30 – T2553:10
  404. Graham T2274:28 – T2275:13
  405. Counsel for GDF Suez T2553:11-30
  406. Exhibit 94 – Bundle of three documents created by George Grahram, mine fire inquiry proposals for improvements, p. 4
  407. Exhibit 94 – Bundle of three documents created by George Grahram, mine fire inquiry proposals for improvements, p. 4
  408. Exhibit 94 – Bundle of three documents created by George Grahram, mine fire inquiry proposals for improvements, p. 4
  409. Exhibit 94 – Bundle of three documents created by George Grahram, mine fire inquiry proposals for improvements, pp. 4 & 5
  410. Exhibit 94 – Bundle of three documents created by George Grahram, mine fire inquiry proposals for improvements, pp. 6 & 7;
  411. Exhibit 88 – Statement of James Faithful, para. 53
  412. Exhibit 94 – Bundle of three documents created by George Grahram, mine fire inquiry proposals for improvements, p. 5
  413. Exhibit 94 – Bundle of three documents created by George Grahram, mine fire inquiry proposals for improvements, p. 5
  414. Exhibit 94 – Bundle of three documents created by George Grahram, map
  415. Exhibit 94 – Bundle of three documents created by George Grahram, mine fire inquiry proposals for improvements, p. 5