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Document ID (ISN)61735
CIS number 94-242
ISBN(s) 0-11-882166-0
Year 1993
Convention or series no.
Author(s)
Health and Safety Commission
Title First aid at mines. Health and Safety (First-Aid) Regulations 1981. Approved Code of Practice [United Kingdom]
Bibliographic information HMSO Books, P.O. Box 276, London SW8 5DT, United Kingdom, 1993. iv, 11p. Price: GBP 4.00.
Abstract This Code of Practice gives practical guidance on the requirements of the Health and Safety (First-Aid) Regulations 1981 (see CIS 91-11) as they apply to mines. Contents: interpretation; duty of employer to make provision for first-aid and to inform his employees of the arrangements made in connection with first aid; duty of self-employed person to provide first-aid equipment; cases where these regulations do not apply; application to mines and application offshore.
Descriptors (primary) first-aid organization; mining industry; first aid; United Kingdom
Descriptors (secondary) first-aid equipment; first-aid training; directive; first-aid services; legislation; responsibilities of employers
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Mines and quarries
Broad subject area(s) Occupational medicine, epidemiology
Browse category(ies) Mining and quarrying
First aid and emergency organization