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Document ID (ISN)66015
CIS number 96-8
Year 1994
Convention or series no. CH Australia - 63-300
Title Mines Rescue Act 1994 [Australia - New South Wales]
Bibliographic information In: Australian Industrial Safety, Health and Welfare, CCH Australia Ltd., CNR Talavera & Khartoum Roads, Box 230, North Ryde, NSW 2113, Australia, Vol.2, 4p. (pages numbered 59,021 - 59,024).
Abstract Among the provisions of this Act (assented to on 10 May 1994, commenced on 8 July 1994) the following are of relevance to OSH (the only parts microfiched by CIS): establishment of a Mines Rescue Board of New South Wales for coal mines; establishment of a Mines Rescue Brigade for the State; role of the Board in the staffing and training of rescue personnel; notification of dangerous events in coal mines. Mines Rescue Act 1925 is repealed.
Descriptors (primary) Australia; New South Wales; coal mining; mining and quarrying; mine rescue
Descriptors (secondary) law; notification of occupational accidents
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceNew South Wales
Subject(s) Laws
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Mining and quarrying
First aid and emergency organization