OHS Code

Published Date: July 01, 2009
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Part 36 Mining

Section 556 Location of equipment

(1) An employer at an underground coal mine must ensure that there is a mine plan that shows the location of all fire fighting pipelines, water control valves, fire stations and fire cabinets in the mine.

(2) The employer at an underground coal mine must ensure that the mine plan is

(a) reviewed at intervals of not more than 3 months and updated as required, and

(b) readily available to workers in a work area during an emergency.