The Use of Qualitative and Quantitative Risk Analysis Techniques to Control Safety and Other Losses in Underground Coal Mining
Organization: The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy
Jan 1, 1991
The use of systematic review methods, derived from System Safety approaches used in the North American nuclear power industry, have become an accepted approach for seeking "approval" for new coal mining equipment and operational changes in NSW. Based on risk analysis, they provide a valuable and needed framework for the reduction of losses related to people, equipment and production.