OHS Code Explanation Guide

Published Date: July 01, 2009
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Part 36 Mining

Section 556 Location of equipment

Up-to-date, detailed fire fighting plans are particularly useful in training workers in fire fighting response. Detailed information about the locations of fire fighting equipment is also helpful as a reminder during emergency situations.

Figure 36.3 provides a sample plan showing the location of fire fighting equipment. Note the requirement to review and update the plan at intervals not exceeding three months.

Figure 36.3 Sample fire protection plan