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Underground mining.

Authors
Goris-JM
Source
McGraw-Hill Yearb Sci Technol 1994 Jan; :424-425
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
10004864
Abstract
Maintaining an opening in an underground mine can be difficult. Once an opening is formed, the surrounding rock will usually move and, in some cases, fall. Accident statistics show that approximately 35% of all accidents in underground metal mines are associated with rock falls.
Keywords
Author Keywords: cable bolts; grout; rock supports; stopes
Publication Date
19940101
Document Type
Chapter
Fiscal Year
1994
ISBN No.
9780070515178
Identifying No.
OP 21-94
ISSN
0076-2016
Source Name
McGraw-Hill Yearbook of Science & Technology
Page last reviewed: April 12, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division