|Document ID (ISN)||64944|
|Convention or series no.
||Statutory Instruments 1995 No.2005
||Health and Safety - The Mines Miscellaneous Health and Safety Provisions Regulations 1995 [United Kingdom]
||HMSO Books, P.O. Box 276, London SW8 5DT, United Kingdom, 1995. 7p. Price: GBP 1.95.
||These Regulations implement in Great Britain the provisions of Directive 92/104/EEC (see CIS 94-758) concerning the minimum requirements for improving safety and health in surface and underground mining. Matters covered: safety instructions and the drawing up of a "health and safety document"; health surveillance; protection against fires, explosions and toxic gases; provision of emergency lighting and personal lamps; operating plans for rockbursts and gas outbursts; handling of flammable materials and hydraulic fluids. The two 1956 Coal and other Mines Rules, concerning working plans and abandonment plans respectively, are revoked.
||mining and quarrying; United Kingdom
||flammable substances; toxic gases; safety lighting; explosion protection; plant safety and health organization; fire protection; medical supervision; law; protection against outbursts of gas
||A - Laws, regulations, directives
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Standards and directives with the force of law
|Broad subject area(s)
||Industries and occupations
||Mining and quarrying