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Coal Mine Health and Safety Act 2002 No 129

Coal Mine Health and Safety Act 2002 No 129 Part 1 Preliminary 1NameofAct 2 2 Commencement 2 3 Definitions 2 4 Certain things are part of a coal operation 7 5 Whenanemployeeisatwork 7 6 Risks arising from activities at work 7 …

COAL MINING SAFETY AND HEALTH ACT 1999

COAL MINING SAFETY AND HEALTH ACT 1999 - SECT 43 Obligations of contractors 43 Obligations of contractors (1) A contractor at a coal mine has the following obligations— (a) to ensure the contractor complies with this Act to the extent it relates to the work

45 Years of the Federal Coal Mine Health and Safety …

The Federal Coal Mine Health and Safety Act of 1969 was the toughest worker health and safety law of its time and ushered in a new culture in mining. As he signed the new law, President Richard Nixon declared that it "represents a …

Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999

 · 45A Obligations of designers, constructors and erectors of earthworks. 46 Obligations of manufacturers, importers and suppliers of substances for use at coal mines. 47 Obligations of service providers. Division 3A Obligations of officers of corporations. 47A Obligation of officers of corporations.

COAL MINING SAFETY AND HEALTH ACT 1999

 · Queensland COAL MINING SAFETY AND HEALTH ACT 1999 Reprinted as in force on 20 June 2002 (includes amendments up to Act No. 25 of 2002) Reprint No. 1C This reprint is prepared by the Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel Warning—This

COAL MINING SAFETY AND HEALTH ACT 1999

COAL MINING SAFETY AND HEALTH ACT 1999. - As at 20 October 2021 - Act 39 of 1999 TABLE OF PROVISIONS Long Title PART 1 - PRELIMINARY Division 1 - Introduction 1. Short title 2. Commencement Division 2 - Operation of Act 3. Act binds all persons 4. What does this Act apply to 5. Who does this Act apply to 5A.

Coal mining competencies | Commissioner for Resources Safety & Health

 · Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999 (Qld) Coal Mining Safety and Health Regulation 2017. Note: The competencies determined for the respective positions and operative date for the acquisition of such competencies may be amended by the advisory committee from time-to-time if amendments are deemed necessary. Last revised November 2021.

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The Secretary shall make a study to determine the best manner to coordinate Federal and State activities in the field of coal mine health and safety so as to achieve (1) maximum health and safety protection for miners, (2) an avoidance of duplication of effort, (3) maximum effectiveness, (4) a reduction of delay to a minimum, and (5) most ...

COAL MINING SAFETY AND HEALTH ACT 1999

COAL MINING SAFETY AND HEALTH ACT 1999 - SECT 67 Plans of coal mine workings 67 Plans of coal mine workings (1) A site senior executive for a coal mine must keep at the mine— (a) plans showing, as far as practicable— (i) the extent of the mine

History | Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA)

The Mine Act: Creation of MSHA. 1977 – Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) created. The Federal Mine Safety and Health Act of 1977 (Public Law 95-164), commonly known as the Mine Act, is the legislation that currently governs MSHA''s activities. Mining fatalities dropped sharply under the Mine Act.

Occupational Health and Safety Regulation in the Coal Mining Industry: Public Health …

PUBLIC HEALTH AT THE WORKPLACE 197 The Mine Act of 1969 (with amendments in 1977) is similar to the Occupa tional Safety and Health Act of 1970. The Mine Act authorizes MSHA to write standards, inspect mines, and impose penalties for

Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999

 · Contents Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999 Page 4 Division 4 Records and reporting 65 Changes in management structure to be reported to an inspector 57 66 Management structure to be recorded in the mine record . . . . . 58 67 Plans of coal mine

COAL MINING SAFETY AND HEALTH ACT 1999

Queensland Consolidated Acts. (1) A. "coal mine" is any of the following places—. (a) a place where on-site activities are carried on, continuously or from time to time, within the boundaries of land the subject of a mining tenure; (b) a place where on-site activities are carried on, continuously or from time to time, on land adjoining ...

Occupational health and safety regulation in the coal mining industry: public health …

The Mine Safety and Health Act provided for a wide array of basic public health measures to prevent occupational disease and injury in the mining industry. These measures have been effective in reducing both risk of fatal injury and exposure to respirable coal mine dust.

COAL MINING SAFETY AND HEALTH ACT 1999 Act No. 39 of 1999

4 Coal Mining Safety and Health No. 39, 1999 Division 4—Records and reporting 65 Changes in management structure to be reported to an inspector . . . . . . . . 46 ...

Mine Safety & Health Act (MSHA)| OSHA Education Center

Federal Mine Safety and Health Act of 1977. Administered by the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA), the Act affects miners and mine operators who work on mine property within the United States. The Act defines a miner as, "any individual working in coal or other mine" and a mine operator as "any owner, lessee, or other person who ...

45 Years of the Federal Coal Mine Health and Safety Act

The Federal Coal Mine Health and Safety Act of 1969 was the toughest worker health and safety law of its time and ushered in a new culture in mining. As he signed the new law, President Richard Nixon declared that it "represents a crucially needed step forward in the protection of America''s coal miners."

Recognised Standard 23

Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999 or the Coal Mining Safety and Health Regulation 2017, the Act or Regulation takes prece dence. This recognised standard is issued under the authority of the Minister for Resources. [Gazetted 27 August 2021] Table of ...

Contractor Management Under the Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999 | QMIHSC 2019

Brett Elgar. Counsel, Ashurst. In November 2018, the Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999 was amended to introduce a number of significant reforms. A number of the changes were aimed at improving the focus on contractor management and safety. We discuss these important changes and their practical implications for the industry.

COAL MINING SAFETY AND HEALTH ACT 1999

42 Obligations of site senior executive for coal mine. A site senior executive for a coal mine has the following obligations in relation to the safety and health of persons who may be affected by coal mining operations—. (a) to ensure the risk to persons from coal mining operations is at an acceptable level; (b) to ensure the risk to persons ...

1969 – Federal Coal Mine Health and Safety Act passed

The Federal Coal Mine Health and Safety Act of 1969 (Public Law 91-173), generally referred to as the Coal Act, was the most comprehensive and stringent Federal legislation governing the mining industry to date. Four annual inspections required at all underground coal mines.

Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999 No. 39

 · ss 40, 41, 48 commenced 1 July 2008 ( 2008 SL No. 191) remaining provisions commenced on date of assent. Mining and Other Legislation (Safety and Health Fee) Amendment Act 2008 No. 43 pts 1–2. date of assent 08 September 2008. commenced on date of assent. Mines and Energy Legislation Amendment Act 2008 No. 56 s 1, pt 2, s 3 sch.

Federal Coal Mine Health and Safety Act of 1969

The Federal Coal Mine Health and Safety Act of 1969, U.S. Public Law 91-173, generally referred to as the Coal Act, was passed by the 91st United States Congressional session and enacted into law by the 37th President of the United States Richard Nixon on December 30, 1969. The S. 2917 legislation created the Mining Enforcement and Safety ...

Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999. | InforMEA

This Act concerns the operation of coal mines, among others, to protect the safety and health of persons involved in mining operations. Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999. | InforMEA Skip to main content

Federal Mine Safety and Health Act of 1977; Public Law 91-173

The Federal Mine Safety and Health Act of 1977 (Public Law 91-173, as amended by Public Law 95-164) is provided below solely for historic value. The Federal Mine Safety and Health Act of 1977 was amended on June 15, 2006 by The Mine Improvement and New Emergency Response (MINER) Act of 2006 (Public Law 109-236, as amended by Public Law 109-280).

Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999

Contents Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999 Page 6 Division 2 Industry safety and health representatives 109 Appointment of industry safety and health representatives . . . . . 91 110 Industry safety and health representative to work full-time . . . . . 92 111

Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999 Mining and Quarrying …

Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999 Mining and Quarrying Safety and Health Act 1999 Guidance Note – QGN 15 Emergency preparedness for small mines and quarries This Guidance Note has been issued by the Mines Inspectorate of the Department of ...

Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999 (Qld)

Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999 01/12/2002 5 Act – section 59 Open Cut Examiner RIIRIS402D (previously RIIRIS402A, MNCG1002B, MNCG1002A); and • Open-cut Examiner''s Certificate granted under the Coal Mining Act 1925; or • Open Cut Act 1999 ...

COAL MINING SAFETY AND HEALTH ACT 1999

COAL MINING SAFETY AND HEALTH ACT 1999 - SCHEDULE 3 SCHEDULE 3 – Dictionary "acceptable level" of risk to a person from coal mining operations, see section 29. "accident" see section 15. "accredited corporation", for part 13, means a …

Mining and Quarrying Safety and Health Act 1999 Coal Mining Safety and Health Act …

This Guidance Note has been issued by the Mines Inspectorate of the Department of Natural Resources and Mines (DNRM). It is not a Guideline as defined in the Mining and Quarrying Safety and Health Act 1999 (MQSHA) or a Recognised Standard as defined in

COAL MINING SAFETY AND HEALTH ACT 1999

Queensland Consolidated Acts. (2) A coal mine worker or other person at a coal mine has the following additional obligations—. (a) to work or carry out the worker''s or person''s activities in a way that does not expose the worker or person or someone else to an unacceptable level of risk; (b) to ensure, to the extent of the ...