Acts and Regulations

96-105 - Underground Mine

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Operations approaching abandoned mines
9(1)Where a working in an underground mine is approaching any abandoned working in another underground mine, an employer shall ensure that no work is done within ninety metres of the working that has been abandoned until a method of proceeding with the work has been approved in writing by an engineer and a copy of the method has been sent to the Chief Compliance Officer at least seven days before proceeding with the work.
9(2)An employer shall ensure that the method of proceeding with the work that has been approved by the engineer is carried out as approved.