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Document ID (ISN)46631
CIS number 86-1419
Year 1985
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Umnov A.E.
Title Labour protection and fire protection in the mining industry
Original title Ohrana truda i protivopožarnaja zaščita v gorno-rudnoj promyšlennosti [in Russian]
Bibliographic information Izdatel'stvo Nedra, Tret'jakovskij pr. 1/19, 103633 Moskva, USSR, 1985, 246p. Illus. 25 ref. Price: Rbl.0.95.
Abstract This manual covers major technical, hygienic, economic, legal and organisational aspects of labour protection. Contents: general provisions (labour legislation, prevention of accidents, organisation of safe work); industrial hygiene (requirements for workshops and faces in mines, lighting, prevention of occupational diseases); fire protection (explosive and flammable substances and materials, organisation of fire protection, mining rescue work); safety requirements for underground mining work (driving and supporting stopes, haulage and transport, storage and transport of explosives, transport of loads and persons on the surface and underground, safety in the use of electrical equipment and explosives).
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety; transport of persons; underground mining; transport of materials; safety and health engineering; mining industry; rescue organization; artificial lighting; explosion prevention; fire protection; fire prevention; electrical safety
Descriptors (secondary) explosives; flammable substances; fire; manuals; dust explosions; storage; explosions
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Mines and quarries
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) First aid and emergency organization
Mining and quarrying
Lighting and colour
Transport of materials