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Document ID (ISN)112099
CIS number 11-0865
ISSN - Serial title 1994-4446 - Hesamag
Year 2011
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Echeverría M.
Title "The Chile 33": The lessons that must be learned
Original title Les 33 mineurs: un sauvetage dont le Chili doit tirer les leçons [in French]
Bibliographic information 1st half 2011, No.3, p.36-39. Illus.
Internet access Les_33_mineurs.pdf [in French]
Abstract With reference to the successful rescue of 33 miners trapped by a tunnel collapse in a copper mine in Chile, this article discusses more generally the safety and health issues in the Chilean mining sector.
Descriptors (primary) Chile; underground mining; copper mining
Descriptors (secondary) dangerous work; role of government; role of workers' organizations
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Mines and quarries
Broad subject area(s) Mechanical hazards, transport
Browse category(ies) Mining and quarrying