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Document ID (ISN)23379
CIS number 75-1434
ISBN(s) 0-11-410224-4
Year 1974
Convention or series no.
Department of Energy, London.
Title Report of H.M. Chief Inspector of Mines and Quarries for 1973
Bibliographic information H.M. Stationery Office, P.O. Box 569, London S.E.1, United Kingdom, 1974. 85p. Illus. Price: ú0.51.
Abstract The report covers coal mines (mines at work and inspections made, accidents, support of workings, underground haulage and transport, machinery, explosives and blasting devices, explosions, fires, ventilation, airborne dust, noise, surface work, mechanical, electrical and civil engineering, rescue services); mines of stratified ironstone, shale and fireclay (general, inspections, accidents); miscellaneous mines (general, inspections, accidents, dangerous occurrences); and quarries (general, inspection, accidents, electrical, mechanical and civil engineering, safety and health). Numerous statistical tables are appended (accidents, dangerous occurrences, etc. in coal mines, miscellaneous mines and quarries).
Descriptors (primary) occupational accidents; United Kingdom; mining and quarrying; labour inspection; statistics
Descriptors (secondary) dangerous occurrences; mine gases; dust control; report; falls of rock; pneumoconiosis; mine ventilation; shotfiring and blasting; explosions; support of mineworkings; electrical safety; rescue organization; noise control; underground haulage
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Mines and quarries
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Labour inspection
Mining and quarrying