OHS Code

Published Date: July 01, 2009
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Part 36 Mining

Section 596 Unattended machines

(1) A worker must not leave a rubber-tired, self-propelled machine unattended underground unless the engine is turned off.

(2) A worker must not leave a rubber-tired, self-propelled machine unattended underground unless it is parked

(a) on level ground,

(b) with its downhill end turned into the rib, or

(c) with its wheels turned towards the rib and blocked.