Closure and Re-entry Into Abandoned and Inactive Mine Workings

Publication Type: 
Sample Policy/Procedure
Topic: 
Supervision
Orientation
General Safety
Falls
Ground Control
Industrial Hygiene
Mine Ventilation
Language: 
English
This 35-page occupational health and safety document includes best practices with regard to the closure or re-entry of an abandoned or inactive mine.
  • Suggested policy
  • Legal requirements
  • Suggested steps for closure and re-entry
  • Sample Ground Control Inspection Procedure
  • Suggested Checklist Closure Procedure
  • Suggested Checklist for Re-entry Procedure
  • Sample Re-entry Permit
  • Safety Signs and Colours
For more information, visit Mining health and safety webpage