MSHA - Code of Federal Regulations - 30 CFR 56.9310
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DEPARTMENT OF LABOR
Mine Safety and Health Administration - MSHA
- Protecting Miners' Safety and Health Since 1978
30 CFR § 56.9310
Prior to chute-pulling, persons who could be affected by the draw or otherwise exposed to danger shall be warned and given time to clear the hazardous area.
Persons attempting to free chute hangups shall be experienced and familiar with the task, know the hazards involved, and use the proper tools to free material.
When broken rock or material is dumped into an empty chute, the chute shall be equipped with a guard or all persons shall be isolated from the hazard of flying rock or material.
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