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Remote Control Promises Safety and Productivity Gains.

Authors
Murphy-JN
Source
Coal Min 1985 Oct; 22(10):38-42
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
10004723
Abstract
Improvements in miner safety as well as health can be realized through the use of remote control of mining machinery. Specific examples where remote control has enhanced health or safety of underground mining operations are reviewed, as well as projections on future applications. Several commercially available and prototype remote control systems are discussed.
Publication Date
19851001
Document Type
OP;
Fiscal Year
1986
Identifying No.
OP 95-85
Issue of Publication
10
NIOSH Division
PRC;
Source Name
Coal Min., V. 22, No. 10, Oct. 1985, PP. 38-42
Page last reviewed: April 12, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division