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Analysis of Dump-point Accidents Involving Mobile Mining Equipment.
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This U.S. Bureau of Mines report identifies and evaluates factors responsible for dump-point accidents involving mobile mining equipment. Information regarding the occurrence and severity of the accidents, the industries affected, the types of equipment involved, the primary and contributing causes, and pertinent federal regulations is included. The aim of this report is to provide information that will aid mine operators in the recognition of hazards associated with mobile equipment operation near the dump points of stockpiles and waste dumps.
IH; Information Circular;
Page last reviewed: April 12, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division