NIOSH Mining Topic: Proximity Detection

Active link to the NIOSH webpage Mining Topic – Proximity Detection

This web site has links to field evaluations and next steps in the development of intelligent Proximity Detection systems (iPD).

It has the following sections:

  • What is the health and safety problem?
  • What is the extent of the problem?
  • How is the NIOSH Mining program addressing this problem?
  • What are the next steps?

The mission of the NIOSH Mining Program is to eliminate mining fatalities, injuries, and illnesses through relevant research and impactful solutions. We are a program of the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), which is part of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.


Last Updated: 08/07/2019 06:19:01pm