STAYING IN COMPLIANCE
WITH LEGAL MINING REQUIREMENTS:
CORESafety Module #16
Sending miners home safely at the end of every day is what mining operations should constantly be striving to achieve. That’s the whole point of CORESafety’s
Operations should always be in full compliance with statutory and regulatory requirements to ensure value-added regulations are leveraged.
The 1977 Mine Act, as amended by the 2006 MINER Act, gives many rights to miners, representatives of miners, and employment applicants. A good safety and health management system (SHMS) like CORESafety depends on the active participation and interest of everyone at the worksite.
CORESafety’s Module #16 explains how to stay in compliance by integrating improvement cycles with your company’s SHMS and applying the Plan-Do-Check-Act process to each regulation.
Here’s what CORESafety’s Module #16 includes:
How to establish a procedure to assess compliance with applicable legal requirements
Why it’s important to maintain current information
How to develop an improvement cycle that is integrated with your company’s SHMS
To learn more, go here for an overview of CORESafety’s Module #16.
To see examples of procedures and permits, click here.
To see why CORESafety may be right for your mining operation, visit our website at www.CORESafety.org