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Injury rate and risk factors among smallscale gold miners ...

Injury rate and risk factors among smallscale gold miners ...

 · To determine the potential risk factors for injury, estimate the annual injury rate and examine the safety perceptions, and use of personal protective equipment among smallscale gold miners in Ghana. A crosssectional survey was carried out with 494 smallscale gold miners from four major mining districts in Ghana. A based approach was used to obtain a representative sample of miners.

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Pose guided anchoring for detecting proper use of personal ...

Pose guided anchoring for detecting proper use of personal ...

 · The objective of this study was to determine optimal personal equipment design for use in low coal based on ergonomic, biomechanic, and safety considerations. This report details a study that was designed to assess the effect of retroreflective material on the detection and form recognition of workers in a mining environment. The study involves a onefifthscale simulation of the perceptual ...

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Coal workers' pneumoconiosis

Coal workers' pneumoconiosis

 · coal miners in the United States and New South Wales from 1970 through 2006 is presented in Fig. 2. Figure 2 . Prevalence of pneumoconiosis, ILO egory 1/0 or greater among underground coal miners and New South Wales coal industry employees, by year. 2. 2 . The authors were unable to obtain prevalence data from the Queensland surveillance program. As shown, .

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Hogsback on protecting the coal mining workforce ...

Hogsback on protecting the coal mining workforce ...

 · Hogsback on protecting the coal mining workforce ... The inspectorate said while the mine operator might choose how discharged its obligation it was a requirement that PPE was provided to the worker free of cost and was appropriate for the task. "Over the past months, the Mineral Mines and Quarries Inspectorate has received enquiries and complaints from contractor employees in regards to .

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PPE Archives

PPE Archives

 · A former mines manager and inspector has said that changing culture in the coal mining industry was partly to blame for the reemergence of black .

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Associations of psychological capital, demographic and ...

Associations of psychological capital, demographic and ...

Methods: A crosssectional survey was conducted in a coalmining population in northeast China. Twentyfive hundreds of male underground miners were sampled from six coal mines. Selfadministered questionnaires involving current smoking status, specific scales to measure the levels of PsyCap, effortreward imbalance (ERI) and perceived physical environment (PPE), and some demographic and ...

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Mining Employees Safety and the Appliion of Information ...

Mining Employees Safety and the Appliion of Information ...

 · Introduction. Coal mining is one of the most dangerous industries in the world. Human factors such as intentional violation, mismanagement, and defective design cause coal mining accidents ().The functional climate of the coal mining presents many hazards to personnel, including the proximity to machinery, hydraulic and electrical power, roof falls, and exposure to explosive mine gases and dust.

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Mine worker respiratory illness highlights need for PPE ...

Mine worker respiratory illness highlights need for PPE ...

 · Mine worker respiratory illness highlights need for PPE. February 5, 2021 News Vanessa Zhou Vanessa Zhou. Latest News. New Epiroc drill rig a game changer for safety ; BHP records 11 per cent injury decrease in past year ; Mideco's Bat Booths are now effectively combatting dust in Ecuador ; Mining industry backs annual R U OK? Day ; A mobile plant operator at the Maules Creek coal .

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Frontiers | Mining Employees Safety and the Appliion of ...

Frontiers | Mining Employees Safety and the Appliion of ...

Background: Though the introduction of modern safer underground coal mining methods and automation, mine accidents still cause loss of lives, time, and money. This paper aims to analyze in detail the causes of safety and environmental issues in the coal mining industry, as well as the impact of IoT on coal : A systematic review was conducted. A comprehensive search involving Web ...

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Risk Assessment and Management for Mines and Mining Plants ...

Risk Assessment and Management for Mines and Mining Plants ...

 · Personal protective equipment (PPE) controls are those that provide some protection for the body against hazards. These controls are generally thought to be the least effective type for mitigating the risks associated with workplace health and safety hazards. The effectiveness of these types of controls depends on the proper identifiion of the equipment needed, ensuring that personnel are ...

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Using eDelphi to formulate and appraise the guidelines ...

Using eDelphi to formulate and appraise the guidelines ...

 · Despite coal being a national asset and a primary source of energy in South Africa, coal mining endangers human life because of the release of noxious and poisonous gases. Operational strategy. Mineworkers should wear PPE throughout the shift when on duty. Mine management should enforce wearing of such while the occupational nurse should ...

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Coal Mining Safety and Health Regulation 2017

Coal Mining Safety and Health Regulation 2017

 · Coal Mining Safety and Health Regulation 2017 Page 4 42 Safety and health management system for personal fatigue and other physical and psychological impairment, and drugs . . . . . . . . . . . 57 43 Dealing with records and information about a person's fitness for work 59 Division 2 Coal mine workers' health scheme Subdivision 1 Preliminary

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Controlling the risk of dust exposure to workers in mines ...

Controlling the risk of dust exposure to workers in mines ...

 · Controlling the risk of dust exposure to workers in mines. From 1 September 2020, the occupational exposure limits (OEL) for respirable dust and respirable crystalline silica (RCS) are /m 3 and /m 3 respectively. The risk of workers being exposed to hazardous dust particles should be controlled using the hierarchy of controls shown ...

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Mining Weekly | Topic | Latest News

Mining Weekly | Topic | Latest News

 · PPE designed for women now more accessible . By: Khutso Maphatsoe 17th September 2021 Owing to the rise of employees in sectors such as construction, mining .

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PPE Case

PPE Case

PPE CASE . Personal Protective Equipment Conformity Assessment Studies and Evaluations. PointofUse Assessment for SelfContained SelfRescuers Randomly Sampled from Mining Districts: Second Phase . Sample Period: January 2012 to June 2013 . Gary Walbert and William Monaghan . National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health . National Personal Protective Technology Laboratory . .

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