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Document ID (ISN)112020
CIS number 11-0601
Year 2007
Convention or series no. Decreto 249/2007
Superintendencia de Riesgos del Trabajo
Title Decree 249/2007. Approval of the hygiene and safety Regulations concerning mining activities [Argentina]
Original title Decreto 249/2007. Apruébase el "Reglamento de higiene y seguridad para la actividad minera" [Argentina] [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information Boletín Oficial de la República Argentina, 23 Mar.2007, Year 115, No.31.122, p.1-9.
Abstract This decree approves the hygiene and safety Regulations concerning mining activities. Contents: scope; occupational safety, hygiene and medicine services; safety and health committee; general preventive measures; infrastructures; first aid; contaminants; systems, machinery and equipment; signalling; explosives; electrical equipment; transport of persons and goods; fires and emergencies; personal protection aspects; underground mines; opencast mines.
Descriptors (primary) Argentina; occupational safety and health; occupational medicine; legislation; mining industry
Descriptors (secondary) explosives; mining machines; underground mining; fire, explosions; first aid; personal protective equipment; safety officers; safety and health committees; safe working methods; coal mining; law
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceArgentina
Subject(s) Mines and quarries
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Framework legislation
Mining and quarrying