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Document ID (ISN)45489
CIS number 86-227
ISSN - Serial title 0017-1379 - GlŘckauf
Year 1985
Convention or series no.
Title 75 years of mine rescue services
Original title 75 Jahre Grubenrettungswesen [in German]
Bibliographic information 1985, Vol.121, No.18, p.1357-1392. Illus.
Abstract Papers presented at the conference "Rescue Services and Fire Protection in the Coalmining Industry" at Essen, Federal Republic of Germany, 2 October 1985. The meeting marked the 75th anniversary of the Expert Committee on Coal Mine Rescue (Fachausschuss Grubenrettungswesen beim Steinkohlenbergbauverein). Contents: 75 years of the Expert Committee; development of rescue and self-rescue breathing apparatus; fire protection for roadheading machines and conveyors; strategy of firefighting with nitrogen; preparing mine rescue teams for deployment under difficult climatic conditions.
Descriptors (primary) mine rescue; coal mining; escape and exit
Descriptors (secondary) inerting; sealing-off of fires; inert gases; nitrogen; mine fires; heat acclimatization; conference; physical training; continuous mining machines; rescue training; respirators; rescue breathing apparatus; fire protection; heat load
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Mines and quarries
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Mining and quarrying
First aid and emergency organization