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Mine Safety and Health Administration MSHA's Accident Prevention Program
Miner's Tip

Blocking Raised Equipment

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Mine Type: All
Category: Maintenance, mobile equipment, and haulage/transportation


Best Practices to follow when blocking raised equipment:

See Proper Blocking AP2006-93515 for additional information on blocking against motion.

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Issued: 01/29/2007
Tag # AP2006-93525