Mining Feature: Proximity Detection Research at SME 2016

Friday, February 19, 2016

Learn about NIOSH's proximity detection research at SME 2016. NIOSH researchers will be giving two proximity detection presentations on Monday, February 22 . To receive a copy of the publications, send a request to

Health & Safety: Research Efforts Informing Regulation and Compliance
Room 131A | Monday, February 22

2:25 pm

Analysis, Conversion, and Visualization of Survey Position and Magnetic Field Strength Data for a Proximity Detection System • Adam Smith of PMRD

3:45 pm

Proximity Detection Zones Design to Prevent Striking and Pinning Fatalities Around Continuous Mining Machines • Peter Bissert and Adam Smith of PMRD

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