|Document ID (ISN)||66299|
|Convention or series no.
||HSE Guidance on Regulations L71
Health and Safety Commission
||Escape and rescue from mines
||HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 6FS, United Kingdom, 1995. iv, 60p. Illus. Price: GBP 9.50.
||This approved code of practice gives practical guidance on the Escape and Rescue from Mines Regulations 1995. Contents: general duties of owners, managers and employers; escape and emergency organization (emergency plan, emergency accommodation, emergency equipment, mine plans for emergency use, warning and other communication systems, arrangements for escape, training and information); general rescue duties; rescue team and conduct of rescue operations (selection and training of rescue team members, training in use of breathing apparatus, medical examination and fitness to undertake rescue work, role of rescue officers and manager).
||United Kingdom; underground mining; escape organization; mine rescue; rescue organization
||signalling and communications; first-aid organization; physical fitness; emergency organization; clean air refuges; safety guides; medical examinations; directive; responsibilities; information of personnel; rescue breathing apparatus
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Mines and quarries
|Broad subject area(s)
||Industries and occupations
||First aid and emergency organization