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Document ID (ISN)32828
CIS number 80-232
ISSN - Serial title 0300-3329 - Sicherheitsingenieur
Year 1979
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Thalmann G., Ramisch H.
Title Safety engineering underground
Original title Sicherheitstechnik im Untertagebau [in German]
Bibliographic information July 1979, Vol.10, No.7, p.12-16. Illus.
Abstract Problems encountered and precautions to be taken during driving of galleries, tunnels, and wells are reviewed: supervision and distribution of tasks; prevention of access to communication ways and worksites, protection against falls of ground, communication, lighting, ventilation, elimination of dust during use of tunnellers, exhaust gases, minimum workplace dimensions, electrical equipment, transport media for personnel and equipment.
Descriptors (primary) work in confined spaces; civil engineering; tunnelling; underground work
Descriptors (secondary) protection against falls of rock; access to workplaces; exhaust gases; air space per person; supervision of dangerous work; prevention of access; artificial lighting; ventilation; communications; electrical safety
Document type -
Subject(s) Construction industry
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Construction industry and civil engineering
Confined spaces