2013 Mining conference proceedings now available

Thursday, April 25, 2013

Many thanks to Ontario's mining industry for their continued support of our annual Mining Health and Safety conference.

Conference proceedings from 2013 can be found below. To view more conference proceedings from past years, please visit our Free Resources page. 

Due to contractual obligations, we are unable to publish presentations from Dr. Linda Duxbury and Joesph Hallinan. Sorry for this inconvenience.

Conference Proceedings

The Internal Responsibility System
Dr. Peter Strahlendorf
Associate Professor, School of Occupational and Public Health
Ryerson University

Injury and Occupational Disease Trends in the Mining Industry 2013
Dawna Nighbor
Business Analyst
Workplace Safety North

Due Diligence and Legal Risk in the Mining Industry
Norm Keith
Gowlings LLP

Reproductive Hazards in the Mining Workplace
Celine Boudreau-Lariviere, Sandra Dorman
Associate Professors
Laurentian University

A Multifaceted Approach to Enhance Mining Wheel and Tire Safety
Weldon Li, Aleksander Tonskovich, Sante Dicecco
PhD Candidate, M.Sc Candidate, M.Sc Candidate
University of Windsor

Mitigation Plans for Highly Burst-Prone Ground Conditions at Vale's Copper Cliff Mine
Mike Yao
D. Reddy Chinnasane

Persuasive Social Networks in Mining Health and Safety
AJ Boulay
Graduate Researcher
Laurentian University, Department of Computer Science HCI Research Group

Practical Guidelines for Strain Burst Hazard Awareness for Development Miners
Ryan R. Lyle
Senior Geotechnical Engineer
Cementation Canada Inc.

Reproductive Hazards in the Mining Workplace
Celine Boudreau-Lariviere, Sandra Dorman
Assoicate Professors
Laurentian University

Interaction Dynamics and Mine Rescue Team Performance
Dr. Mary J. Waller
Professor and Associate Director
Global Mining Management Program
Schulich School of Business, York University

IMRB - Foundation for Global Mine Rescue Standards
Alex Gryska
Manager Mine Rescue
WSN - Ontario Mine Rescue