OHS Code

Published Date: July 01, 2009
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Part 33 Explosives

Section 489 Unwinding detonator leg wires

(1) An employer and a blaster must ensure that a worker unravels or unwinds detonator leg wires slowly when a charge is lowered into a drill hole or borehole.

(2) A worker must not unravel or unwind detonator leg wires by

(a) throwing them on the ground, or

(b) dragging them along the ground.