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Evaluation of safety assessment methods for the mining industry. Volume II. User's manual of safety assessment methods for mine safety officials.
Spokane, WA: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines, :1-96
The objectives of this study were to examine a representative cross section of formal safety analysis techniques developed for the nuclear and aerospace industries, to recommend those methods that would be suitable for application to the mining industry, and to include those methods in a user's manual. The user's manual, this report, describes several methods that were determined to be immediately transferrable to the mining industry. The manual gives detailed instructions on appropriate application and utilization of the methods.
Mining-industry; Safety-practices; Safety-research; Accident-analysis
CP; Final Contract Report
NTIS Accession No.
OFR 195(2)-83; Contract-J0225005
Spokane, WA: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines
Battelle Pacific Northwest Labs., Richland, WA
Page last reviewed: September 2, 2020
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division