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MSHA's Safety Targets Program
Hit By Underground Equipment

Safety Ideas


Safety Ideas - Suggestions directed to mine operators to enhance mine safety.

         Check Curtain Hazards

         Cutterhead Bit Replacement

         Derails at Airlocks

         Designate Your Miner

         Mechanical Proximity Warning Device

         New Miner Alert

         Permissible Warning Lights

         Pinch Point Protection for Mobile Bridge Conveyor Operators

         Rail Haulage Safety

         Remote Controlled LHD Design Safety Recommendations

         Remote Control Mining Machine Safety Features

         Shuttle Car Traffic Control

         Switchman Safety

         - Underground Track Haulage Safety -

         X-Marks the Spot - Where New Technology Can Save Lives With Proximity Detection





Hit By Underground Equipment



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