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Zen and the art of rockbolting.
Spokane, WA: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2002-131, 2002 Jan; :33 minutes
Zen and the Art of Rockbolting features a "master miner" who has worked underground for nearly 40 years. The video follows Jim as he teaches young Ted three important things: 1) What is important to know; 2) How to do things; and 3) The culture of hardrock mining. The main theme is how to work safely AND efficiently.
Rock-mechanics; Mining-industry; Miners; Mine-workers; Underground-mining; Underground-miners; Safety-education; Safety-practices
Video; Numbered Publication
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2002-131
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
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