Underground Mine Evacuation Plans Analyzed by Computers.
Tesarik-DR; Nicholson-DE; Boghani-AB
Mine Safety and Health Mining Safety and Health Administration 1979 4(5):14-16
The most important element in escaping from an underground mine during fires and other emergencies is an effective evacuation strategy and plan. The Bureau of Mines has developed a computer program to evaluate and construct mine evacuation procedures and plans. The paper illustrates the program's application for practical use by the mining industry.
Mine Safety and Health, Mining Safety and Health Administration, V. 4, No. 5, 1979, PP. 14-16