Acts and Regulations

96-105 - Underground Mine

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Dust control
26(1)An employer shall ensure that water under pressure or an adequate alternative suitable for the operation and the health and safety of employees is used to control dust
(a) in all drilling operations,
(b) during blasting operations or as soon as practicable after the blasting operations, and
(c) during loading or scraping of ore or rock.
26(2)An employer shall ensure that adequate dust controls are installed at crusher stations or similar installations where a high production of dust occurs.