Conference of Chief Inspectors of Mines






National Mine Safety Framework

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Minerals Industry Safety Handbook

The Minerals Industry Safety Handbook is a resource that will help all mines assess risks, develop risk controls and put in place or review workplace practices and procedures. It promotes standards in best practice in occupational health and safety.

The Handbook can be downloaded free of charge by chapter in PDF form Minerals Industry Safety Handbook

Alternatively, the Handbook can be purchased from the New South Wales Department of Primary Industries at a cost of AU$31.00.

To order a copy, contact the Information and Customer Service Counter
New South Wales Department of Primary Industries
Mineral Resources
516 High Street
Maitland, New South Wales
(PO Box 344, Hunter Region Mail Centre, 2310)
Telephone: +61 2 4931 6666
Fax: +61 2 4931 6700