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Proceedings of the 15th Annual Institute on Coal Mining Health, Safety and Research, Blacksburg, Virginia, August 28-30, 1984.

Authors
Karmis-M; Sutherland-WH; Forshey-DR; Lucas-JR; Faulkner-G
Source
Karmis M, Sutherland WH, Forshey DR, Lucas JR, Faulkner G, eds., Blacksburg, VA: Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1984 Aug; :1-205
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
20030779
Abstract
This Proceedings contains the presentations made during the program of the Fifteenth Annual Institute on Coal Mining Health, Safety and Research held at the Donaldson Brown Center for Continuing Education, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Virginia, on August 28, 29, and 30, 1984. The Fifteenth Annual Institute on Mining Health, Safety and Research was the latest in a series of conferences held at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, cosponsored by the Mine Safety and Health Administration, United States Department of Labor, and the Bureau of Mines, United States Department of the Interior. The Institute provides an information forum for mine operators, managers, superintendents, safety directors, engineers, inspectors, researchers, teachers, state agency officials, and others with a responsible interest in the important field of mining health, safety and research. In particular, the Institute is designed to help mine operating personnel gain a broader knowledge and understanding of the various aspects of mining health and safety, and to present them with methods of control and solutions developed through research.
Keywords
Accidents; Age-factors; Air-filters; Air-monitoring; Coal-miners; Coal-mining; Construction-workers; Dust-control; Dust-control-equipment; Dust-exposure; Dusts; Dust-suppression; Equipment-operators; Geology; Geophysics; Ground-control; Hearing-loss; Hearing-protection; Injuries; Injury-prevention; Maintenance-workers; Miners; Mine-workers; Mining-equipment; Mining-industry; Monitoring-systems; Mortality-data; Mortality-rates; Mortality-surveys; Noise; Noise-exposure; Noise-induced-hearing-loss; Noise-levels; Noise-pollution; Occupational-accidents; Occupational-hazards; Respirable-dust; Safety-education; Silica-dusts; Slope-stability; Statistical-analysis; Surface-mining; Training; Traumatic-injuries; Truck-drivers; Underground-miners; Underground-mining; Work-areas; Workers; Workplace-studies
Publication Date
19840827
Document Type
Conference/Symposia Proceedings
Editors
Karmis-M; Faulkner-G; Sutherland-WH; Forshey-DR; Lucas-JR
Fiscal Year
1984
NTIS Accession No.
NTIS Price
NIOSH Division
PRC
Source Name
Proceedings of the 15th Annual Institute on Coal Mining Health, Safety and Research, Blacksburg, Virginia, August 28-30, 1984
State
VA; PA
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