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Document ID (ISN)43368
CIS number 85-203
Year 1983
Convention or series no.
Title Survival for the underground worker
Bibliographic information Alberta Workers' Health, Safety and Compensation, Mines Inspection Branch, 10709 Jasper Ave., Edmonton, Alberta T5J 3N3, Canada, 1983. 68p. Illus.
Abstract This illustrated guide is intended for underground miners and provides information on: underground gases (oxygen deficiency, effects of CO2, carbon monoxide and various other gases, flammability, toxicity); self-rescue breathing apparatus and its use; mine ventilation; mine fires.
Descriptors (primary) mine fires; underground work; mining industry; rescue equipment; mine ventilation
Descriptors (secondary) mine gases; oxygen deficiency; rescue breathing apparatus
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Mines and quarries
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Fires
Mining and quarrying
Ventilation