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Danger! Unsupported roof.

Authors
Peters-RH
Source
Holmes Saf Assn Bull 1992 Apr; :7-15
NIOSHTIC No.
10011426
Abstract
Mining companies try various strategies to convince employees to avoid unsafe acts and to adopt self-protective behaviors. This article evaluates five strategies to discourage miners from going under unsupported roof. These strategies include incentives and feedback, disciplinary action, fear communication, employee participation, and expression of management concern.
Keywords
Mine-workers; Mining-industry; Underground-mining; Underground-miners; Work-practices; Safety-practices; Safety-education; Behavior-patterns
Publication Date
19920401
Document Type
OP; Journal Article
Fiscal Year
1992
NTIS Accession No.
NTIS Price
Identifying No.
OP 206-92
ISSN
0271-3888
NIOSH Division
PRC
Source Name
Holmes Safety Association Bulletin
State
PA
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