Some underground mines such as coal mines, operate with a potential for explosive atmospheres. These circumstances require equipment that is certified and approved for use.

This section contains information on vehicle interaction control improvement processes, including collision alerting and avoiding technology, that can be deployed in underground mines with potentially explosive atmospheres.

Guidance Note QGN 27 Collision prevention…

Guidance Note QGN 27 Collision prevention, Mining and Quarrying Safety and Health Act 1999 ? issued by the Mines Inspectorate of the Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy (DNRME) Queensland Government, Australia. Published in 2018, this Guidance Note applies to surface and underground operations and is designed to assist in the identification of hazards, and the development and implementation of controls, to manage the risk to persons from collisions. This includes collisions between vehicles, vehicles and persons, and vehicles and infrastructure. (More...)