The Mining People Polling/Media Centre

Welcome to the Mining People Polling/Media Centre. We want to know what you think on a broad range of mining, recruitment, human resources (HR) & other mining industry topics.

Please contribute your thoughts below via our most current poll question or browse the archives of previous questions. If you have a question or wish to submit a topic for discussion, please email the team.

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Current Poll

WA Premier Mark McGowan has made it mandatory for the state’s entire FIFO workforce—140,000 people—to be vaccinated for Covid-19.

Under the new rules, workers will need to have their first jab by 1 December and must be fully vaccinated by 1 January 2022.

In this month’s Mining People poll we want to know what you think and what you plan to do! Remember, all answers are completely anonymous.

What do you think of mandatory vaccinations for FIFOs?

What do you think of mandatory vaccinations for FIFOs?

Will you get the compulsory Covid-19 vaccination?
If you said yes, what is your main reason?
If you said no, what is your main reason?
How do you feel about the vaccination being made compulsory?
Finally, a little about you

Thanks so much for taking part in this Mining People Polling/Media Centre poll. We’ll publish the results on our website next month. You can see the results of some of our other recent polls below!


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Previous Polls

Recent articles based on our poll results