OHS Code

Published Date: July 01, 2009
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Part 36 Mining

Section 598 Fire resistance

An employer must ensure that, in a hazardous location,

(a) all conveyor belting meets the requirements of CSA Standard CAN/CSA-M422-M87 (R2007), Fire Performance and Anti-static Requirements for Conveyor Belting, or an equivalent standard approved by the Director, and

(b) the conveyor belt system is fitted with a fire suppression system approved by the Director.