Acts and Regulations

96-105 - Underground Mine

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Shaft sinking
230(1)An employer shall ensure that a service door or doors to cover the sinking compartment of a shaft are provided.
230(2)An employer shall ensure that the service door or doors required by subsection (1)
(a) are installed at the collar and any place in the shaft where tools and other materials are loaded or unloaded into or from the bucket,
(b) are automatically latched out by mechanical devices when out of the shaft compartment,
(c) are closed when a bucket is being loaded or unloaded with tools and other materials, and
(d) are closed when persons are entering or leaving a bucket.