Developing a program for the communication of ground control information in surface and underground mines

Publication Type: 
Guideline
Topic: 
Ground Control
Language: 
English

Reference document on how to create an internal communication program for ground control

Falls of ground and rockbursts are recognized as the main causes of underground injuries in Ontario hard rock mines. In many instances poor communication is identified as a contributing factor. This reference document "Developing a program for the communication of ground control information in surface and underground mines" is intended to assist mining operations in developing their internal communication program about ground control.
  • Related regulations
  • Type of information to be communicated
  • Means and procedures for communicating information
  • Appendix A and B: Sample communications programs