TUNNELING SAFETY - REGULATIONS AND REWARDS

The paper discusses recently introduced state and Federal requirements which can have the most powerful impact on tunneling operations. Five main areas are covered: pre-construction regulations, accident prevention programs, protective devices, inspection for deficiencies, and emergency plans. The California law is used as an example of state requirements.

  • Corporate Authors:

    American Institute of Mining, Metallurgy & Petroleum Engineers

    8307 Shaffer Parkway
    Littleton, CO  USA  80127-4012
  • Authors:
    • Vergie, R
  • Publication Date: 1974

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 495-501
  • Serial:
    • Volume: 1

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00129117
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Proc Paper
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 19 1976 12:00AM