Underground mining machines - Mobile extracting machines at the face - Safety requirements for shearer loaders and plough systems
|Publication Date:||1 May 2017|
|ICS Code (Equipment for drilling and mine excavation):||73.100.30|
This document specifies safety requirements to minimize the hazards listed in Clause 4 that can occur during the assembly, use, maintenance, repair, decommissioning, disassembly and disposal of shearer loaders and plough systems when used as intended and under conditions of misuse which are reasonably foreseeable by the manufacturer, in underground mining.
This document does not cover any hazards resulting from explosive atmospheres. Requirements for explosive atmospheres can be found in ISO/IEC 80079-38.
This document is not applicable to machines that are manufactured before the date of its publication.