Feb. and March: Safety Blitz on Water in Underground Mines


In February and March, mining inspectors and engineers will check:

  • For hazards that could cause water to build up and infiltrate ore passes and vertical shafts, ore storage bins and other areas in underground mines
  • That mines have good water management practices and proper procedures to assess and address hazards to protect workers
  • That employers are complying with the OHS Act and its regulations.