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Preventing frictional ignitions.
Coal Min & Proc J 1981 Jan; 8(1):48-58
This article reviews the history of frictional ignitions in U.S. Coal mining operations, laboratory studies of the problem, and specific remedial measures that can be implemented by mine operators to alleviate the frictional ignition problems.
Mining-industry; Underground-mining; Coal-mining; Fire-prevention; Fire-hazards
OP; Journal Article
Issue of Publication
Coal Mining & Processing
Page last reviewed: September 2, 2020
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division