Mining Feature: Proximity Detection Research at SME 2017

Monday, February 13, 2017

Learn about NIOSH proximity detection research at SME 2017. To receive copies of the following publications, send a request to

Health & Safety: Technology Development, Adaptation, and Integration to Address H&S Challenges

Chairs: M. Routledge, H&S Division Board; E. Clausen, TU Clausthal, Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Germany

Room 610 | Monday, February 20

3:05 pm

Electromagnetic Interference with Proximity Detection Systems • J. Noll, R. Matetic, J. Li, J. Srednicki, C. Zhou, J. DuCarme and M. Reyes; NIOSH, Pittsburgh, PA


Health & Safety: Collision Avoidance Technologies: Challenges and Applications for Surface and Underground Operations

Chairs: J. Keyes, Salt Lake City, UT; T. Ruff, NIOSH, Spokane, WA

Room 610 | Tuesday, February 21

2:25 pm

Alternate Technologies Applicable to Proximity Detection on Mobile Machines in Underground Coal Mines 
P. Bissert, J. DuCarme, J. Noll and C. Jobes; NIOSH, Pittsburgh, PA

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