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Document ID (ISN)40780
CIS number 83-2026
Year 1981
Convention or series no.
Title Alberta surface mine rescue manual
Bibliographic information Alberta Worker's Health and Compensation, 10709 Jasper Ave., Edmonton, Alberta, T5J 3N3, Canada, 1981. 190p. Illus. 4 ref.
Abstract Aspects covered are: emergency procedures; fundamentals of mine rescue; mechanics and functions of breathing; chemistry of fire; escape and rescue from burning buildings; gases and gas control; cold weather problems; hypothermia; rock and mud slides; electric shock; vehicles and dumps; rescue from vehicles; ropes; rescue equipment; transport of patients; rappelling.
Descriptors (primary) opencast work; mining industry; escape and rescue; mine rescue
Descriptors (secondary) lifelines; Canada; manuals; cold workplaces; rescue training; rescue equipment; electrical accidents; rescue organization
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Mines and quarries
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Mining and quarrying
First aid and emergency organization